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Anti-Hu-associated paraneoplastic syndromes triggered by immune-checkpoint inhibitor treatment

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We thank NeuroBioTec Hospices Civils de Lyon BRC (France, AC-2013-1867, NFS96-900) for banking sera and CSF samples.


This study is supported by research grants from ANR (ANR-14-CE15-0001-MECANO), and FRM (Fondation pour la recherche médicale, DQ20170336751). This work has been developed within the BETPSY project, which is supported by a public grant overseen by the French National Research Agency (ANR), as part of the second “Investissements d’Avenir” program (reference ANR-18-RHUS-0012). We thank Philip Robinson and Véréna Landel for their help in manuscript preparation (Direction de la Recherche Clinique, Hospices Civils de Lyon).

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Mongay-Ochoa, N., Vogrig, A., Muñiz-Castrillo, S. et al. Anti-Hu-associated paraneoplastic syndromes triggered by immune-checkpoint inhibitor treatment. J Neurol 267, 2154–2156 (2020).

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