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Immune Cells can be Stimulated to Boost Effects of Chemotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer: Study

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A new study from Queen Mary University of London has demonstrated that immune cells can be stimulated to assemble into special structures within pancreatic cancer, such that, at least in a pre-clinical model, researchers can demonstrate an improvement in the efficacy of chemotherapy.{/subhead]
The research was published in Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and funded by Cancer Research UK, Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund and Medical Research Council. The body’s immune system is a critical defense against illnesses such as infections, as has been highlighted by the recent COVID-19 pandemic. The same immune system can also help us fight cancer. Read more . . . 

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