Stromal regulatory T-cells are associated with a favourable prognosis in gastric cancer of the cardia

@inproceedings{Haas2009StromalRT,
  title={Stromal regulatory T-cells are associated with a favourable prognosis in gastric cancer of the cardia},
  author={Matthias Haas and Arno Dimmler and Werner Hohenberger and Gerhard G. Grabenbauer and Gerald U. Niedobitek and Luitpold V Distel},
  booktitle={BMC gastroenterology},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND Recent evidence suggests that CD4+CD25+FoxP3+ regulatory T-cells (Treg) may be responsible for the failure of host anti-tumour immunity by suppressing cytotoxic T- cells. We assessed the prognostic significance of tumour infiltrating lymphocytes (TIL) in intestinal-type gastric cardiac cancer. METHODS Tumour infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL… CONTINUE READING