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Is autoimmunity the Achilles' heel of cancer immunotherapy?

Published on May 1, 2017in Nature Medicine30.641
· DOI :10.1038/nm.4321
Carl H. June124
Estimated H-index: 124
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Jeremy T. Warshauer5
Estimated H-index: 5
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Jeffrey A. Bluestone137
Estimated H-index: 137
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Abstract
In this Perspective, June, Bluestone and Warshauer discuss potential cellular and molecular explanations for the autoimmunity often associated with immunotherapy, and propose additional research and changes to reporting practices to aid efforts to understand and minimize these toxic side effects.
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