T-regulatory cell modulation: the future of cancer immunotherapy?

  title={T-regulatory cell modulation: the future of cancer immunotherapy?},
  author={S. Mohamed Nizar and John P. Copier and Brendan J. Meyer and Mark D. Bodman-Smith and Christine Galustian and D Kumar and Angus George Dalgleish},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  pages={1697 - 1703}
T-regulatory cells suppress anti-tumour immunity in cancer patients and in murine tumour models. Furthermore, their activity is likely to have an effect on the effectiveness of immunotherapeutic treatments for cancer. Here we describe the current status of developing clinical strategies for modulating Treg activity in cancer patients. 

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