The relationship between tumor inflammatory cell infiltrate and outcome in patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
Annals of Surgical Oncology, 05/10/2012
Jamieson NB et al. – The results of the study show, for the first time, that the presence of a high–grade tumor inflammatory cell infiltrate is an independent predictor of prolonged overall survival following resection for PDAC. Furthermore, measures of the local and the systemic inflammatory response were inversely associated.