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February 26, 2016
Jill O'Donnell-Tormey, Ph.D.
CRI and Vice President Biden’s Moonshot Initiative collaborate for the advancement of cancer immunotherapy research.
Combining multiple treatments given at the right time and in the right doses is key to optimizing cancer therapy, scientists believe.
clinical accelerator, clinical trials, collaboration, immunotherapy, pancreatic cancer, vaccine
Lloyd J. Old, the Father of Modern Tumor Immunology and the founding scientific and medical director of the Cancer Research Institute, succumbed to prostate cancer at the age of 78.
lloyd old, obituary
Whether a patient benefits from a cancer therapy can depend on existing genetic and other conditions within the patient and his or her tumors. Personalized approaches to cancer patient care will help ensure patients receive only those treatments that may benefit them rather than endure hit or miss rounds of potentially debilitating therapy.
The Forbes article reports how cancer immunotherapy is producing stories of seemlingly miraculous recovery in cancer patients. CRI has been there all along the way, ushering in the future of immune-based cancer treatments.
immunotherapy, melanoma, skin cancer