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New Therapy for White Blood Cell Impairment in Septic Patients

2016 06 Dec

New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology shows that white blood cells in patients with sepsis are severely impaired compared to non-septic patients. Thus, treating the white blood cells of sepsis patients with antibodies that block programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) and programmed cell death ligand (PD-L1) molecules may restore their... Read more