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Her discovery, a drug called an aromatase inhibitor, was made up in batches at the University of Maryland in downtown Baltimore.
Hundreds of trials are pairing CTLA-4, PD-1 or PD-L1 inhibitors with chemotherapy, radiation and targeted therapies.
But, as mentioned, PD-1 inhibitor therapies often don’t work.
Checkpoint inhibitors have had remarkable results, holding certain cancers at bay for years.
Another neoantigen-vaccine developer, Gritstone Oncology Inc. of Emeryville, Calif., plans to begin clinical studies in combination with checkpoint inhibitors next year.
From this theory came a promising class of drugs called checkpoint inhibitors, which effectively release those brakes.
By 2011 the first BRAF inhibitor, Zelboraf (vemurafenib), was approved for the treatment of melanoma.
Moreover, such an inhibitor could help with type 1 diabetes, said study leader Jeremy Pettus, M.D., an assistant professor of medicine in endocrinology at UCSD.
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