By monitoring a variety of factors, especially at the genetic and genomic levels, blood tests may give doctors deep insights into a person’s cancer and their immune health.
Three CRI ImmunoAdvocates discuss redefining and navigating their lives after cancer immunotherapy.
Dr. Kunle Odunsi of Roswell Park discusses what might lie ahead for the field in 2021—and what it means for patients.
Discover the microscopic organisms that inhabit our bodies and new microbiome-based treatment strategies in the clinic.
Discover how doctors and patients can recognize and safely manage an overstimulated or misdirected immune response with Dr. Jeffrey S. Weber of NYU Langone Health.
Discover the full potential of genome-based medicine with genomic and genetic testing for cancer risk and tumor assessment with Corrie Painter, Ph.D., and Eliezer Van Allen, M.D.
Discover antibody-based imaging strategies that help doctors visualize patients’ tumors and immune cells in real-time via PET scans.
Dr. Padmanee Sharma of MD Anderson discusses what breakthroughs and advances might lie ahead for the field of cancer immunotherapy in 2020.
Dr. Michel Sadelain of Memorial Sloan Kettering highlights a revolutionary new treatment approach—CAR T cell immunotherapy—that he helped pioneer.
Brendan Connors and his oncologist Dr. Michael Postow of Memorial Sloan Kettering discuss the importance of communication between patient and doctor throughout immunotherapy treatment.
Dr. Patrick Hwu of the MD Anderson highlights the promise and potential of combination immunotherapies and how biomarkers can be used to guide these strategies.
Dr. Elizabeth M. Jaffee of Johns Hopkins University discusses cancer immunotherapy’s ongoing efforts to overcome the challenges ahead and enable immunotherapy to benefit even more people with cancer.
*Immunotherapy results may vary from patient to patient.
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