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Welcome to the Cancer Research Institute blog. Here we share the latest updates on the field of cancer immunotherapy from CRI, including scientific breakthroughs, news stories, and program announcements. We invite your comments and encourage you to share these stories with your friends.
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October 9, 2015
Nivolumab, a PD-1 immunotherapy, is now approved as second-line therapy for the most common type of lung cancer.
Listen to a radio interview with CRI’s Dr. Jill O’Donnell-Tormey about Keytruda and melanoma.
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