IDO Changes the T-cell Balance in the Tumor Microenvironment


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In this talk recorded at the 5th annual IO360° Summit, Dr Charles Link Jr, Newlink Genetics, addresses how IDO changes the T-cell balance in the tumor microenvironment. This talk addresses how: IDO creates local immunosuppression by increasing T regulatory cellsIDO often works in concert with PDL-1 mediated immunosuppressionIDO mediated T-cell immunosuppression leads to poor prognosis in melanoma Save the date for the 6th annual Immuno-Oncology 360° Summit on February 26-28, 2020 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York City. Learn more at

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