Emphysema assessment for personalized immunotherapy response prediction in lung cancer patients

Dimitra Kerdidani, Sophia Magkouta, Maria Tsoumakidou


After editorial request, we considered the expert opinion on the link between emphysema, immune suppression and lung cancer, expressed in two invited editorials on our published article entitled “Cigarette Smoke-Induced Emphysema Exhausts Early Cytotoxic CD8+ T Cell Responses against Nascent Lung Cancer Cells” (1).