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GUT MICROBIOME AS A POTENTIAL BIOMARKER OF ANTI-PD1 THERAPY EFFICACY

  • At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: MORGADO, Manuel (University of Beira Interior, Health Science Faculty, Portugal)
  • Co-author(s): Carolina Lopes: Health Science Faculty, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal
    Ema Paulino: Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society, Lisbon, Portugal
    Sandra Morgado: Pharmaceutical Services, University Hospital Center of Cova da Beira, Covilhã, Portugal
    Manuel Morgado: Pharmaceutical Services, University Hospital Center of Cova da Beira, Covilhã, Portugal;Health Science Faculty, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal;School of Health Sciences, Polytechnic Institute of Guarda, Guarda, Portugal
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Anti-PD-1 immunotherapy, a class of immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI), is effective for advanced melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer and renal cell carcinoma. ICI causes remarkable tumor regression in some patients but not in others. The efficacy of immunotherapy is affected by several factors which include the features of the tumor..

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Last update 13 May 2019

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