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    Dexamethasone use could reduce immune checkpoint inhibitor viability in glioblastoma patients

    Bottom Line: One of patients with glioblastoma getting an immune checkpoint inhibitor, people who obtained the corticosteroid dexamethasone at baseline for cerebral edema had significantly worse overall survival. Journal Where the Study was Released: Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research Author: David A. Reardon, MD, clinical director of the

    Substances in tick spit actuate insusceptible reaction smothering proteins in cattles

    Scientists from Hokkaido University, Japan and Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, have revealed that substances in tick saliva trigger immune response-suppressing proteins in cows that facilitates the transmission of tick-borne diseases. The finding was published in the journal Scientific Reports and could assist in the