Glial and myeloid heterogeneity in the brain tumour microenvironment

Nature Reviews Cancer, Published online: 28 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41568-021-00397-3

This review discusses the immunosuppressive and tumour-promoting properties of microglia, monocyte-derived macrophage and astrocyte subsets in the brain tumour microenvironment, identifying new therapeutic opportunities for primary brain tumours and brain metastases.