inflammation and cancer

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inflammation and cancer

Is inflammation useful for cancer growth reduction?

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Is inflammation useful for cancer growth reduction?

I think being able to control the function of macrophages is important. Those that get too close to tumours find themselves in a hypoxic environment that changes them to a non-inflammatory status. Being able to prevent this would make tumour killing macs more effective.