Infections and Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer: A Bad Relationship?

Belluomini L, Caldart A, Avancini A, Dodi A, Trestini I, Kadrija D, Sposito M, Tregnago D, Casali M, Riva ST, Sartori G, Menis J, Milella M, Pilotto S.
Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Dec 22;22(1):E42. doi: 10.3390/ijms22010042. PMID: 33375194 Review.
A series of studies suggested the prognostic impact of antibiotic therapy administration, timing, and exposure ratio in patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors, probably through an antibiotic-related microbiota dysbiosis. Although cancer patients with HIV, HBV, …