Immunotherapy is once again an emerging trend in cancer therapeutics, as an effective measure to reduce the mortality & morbidity rates. Evidence is evolving at a faster rate on the potential role of immunotherapy in the complete recovery from a tumour and its possible recurrence. T cell-based immunotherapy has been recognized for its role in curbing the tumour progression rate. However, the role of B cells is still controversial. This new book by Dr Smitha T & Anela Thomas explores the pro-tumourigenic & anti-tumorigenic roles of B lymphocytes in a tumour microenvironment.
AL-HOFUF, Saudi Arabia: COVID-19 has not only impeded access to healthcare, but also caused fear and anxiety among healthcare workers. After conducting a study to understand how dentists in different parts of the world are coping with the fear of acquiring the disease and what strategies and modifications dental practices are implementing in order to combat SARS-CoV-2, researchers have highlighted the devastating psychological effects that the disease has had on dental professionals.