Radiotherapy and the role of the immune system
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Sotolongo Grau, O., Rodríguez Pérez, D., Antoranz, J. C., Gaggero Sager, L. M., & Sotolongo Costa, O. (2014). Radiotherapy and the role of the immune system. Nova Scientia, 4(8), 13–25.


Using a population dynamics formulation to model radiotherapy treatments a large amount of patients under treatment was mimicked. From the obtained results a method to change the number of radiation sessions while keeping the optimized treatment is found. Also a power law relating immune system - tumor effciency ratio (ISTER) for a given patient and maximum success probability of radiotherapy treatment is obtained.
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