CAF inhibition is thus an ideal component of any therapeutic approach for PDAC. SLC7A11 is a cystine transporter that has been identified as a potential therapeutic target in PDAC cells. However, no prior study has evaluated the role of SLC7A11 in PDAC tumour stroma and its prognostic significance. Herein we show that high expression of SLC7A11 in PDAC tumour stroma (but not tumour cells) is independently prognostic of poorer overall survival. Read more . . .