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Therapeutically reeducating macrophages to treat GBM.

Nat. Med.. 10 9, 2013;19(10):1207-8.
Garris C, Pittet MJ.

1] Center for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. [2] Graduate Program in Immunology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.


Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common type of aggressive malignant brain cancer. The current lack of successful therapeutics means that this disease has a dismal prognosis. However, a new study in mice offers hope for patients with GBM by demonstrating the efficacy of a novel drug that targets GBM-associated macrophages (pages 1264–1272).