CAR-T Cell Therapy: A Breakthrough Treatment for Fighting Cancer

CAR-T Cell Therapy: A Breakthrough Treatment for Fighting Ca...

Medical Breakthroughs from Penn Medicine

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Host: Shira Johnson, MD Guest: Robert Vonderheide, MD For years, the foundations of cancer treatment, surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy were utilized with the objective of weakening cancer. But over the past several years, immunotherapy – therapies that enlist and strengthen the power of a patient’s immune system to attack tumors - has emerged as a new tool for fighting cancer. In August 2017, one such treatment approach, called Chimer...Read More
Host: Shira Johnson, MD Guest: Robert Vonderheide, MD For years, the foundations of cancer...Read More