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Scientifica
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 857519, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/857519
Review Article

Immune-Mediated Adverse Events Associated with Ipilimumab CTLA-4 Blockade Therapy: The Underlying Mechanisms and Clinical Management

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 5150 Centre Avenue, Room 555, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA

Received 6 December 2012; Accepted 10 January 2013

Academic Editors: D. Jun and M. H. Manjili

Copyright © 2013 Ahmad Tarhini. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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