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  • Christoph T. Hutchinson MD,

    1. Department of Otorhinolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A
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  • Mohan Suntharalingam MD,

    1. Department of Radiation Oncology and Biophysics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A
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  • Scott E. Strome MD, FACS

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Otorhinolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A
    • Send correspondence to Scott E. Strome, MD, FACS, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, 16 South Eutaw Street, Suite 500, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-1619. E-mail: sstrome@smail.umaryland.edu

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  • Scott E. Strome, MD, is a cofounder and major stockholder in Gliknik, Inc., a biotechnology company. Dr. Strome also receives royalties from the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine for the licensure of intellectual property related to B7-H1 and 4-1BB to third parties. The authors have no other funding, financial relationships, or conflicts of interest to disclose.

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