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Drain the swamp to beat glioma

Efforts to treat brain tumours by targeting cancer cells have had only modest clinical success. It emerges that targeting a protein secreted from neurons adjacent to the tumour might be a useful alternative approach. See Letter p.533

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Figure 1: Targeting brain tumours by focusing on their microenvironment.


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Taylor, M., Ramaswamy, V. Drain the swamp to beat glioma. Nature 549, 460–461 (2017).

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