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Immunotherapy is the concept of using the immune system to treat disease, for example, developing a vaccine against cancer. Immunotherapy may also refer to the therapy of diseases caused by the immune system, allergies for example.
Stereotactic radiation provides effective, noninvasive treatment option for kidney cancer patients

Stereotactic radiation provides effective, noninvasive treatment option for kidney cancer patients

Mayo Clinic scientists develop novel nanoparticle to shrink tumors, prevent breast cancer recurrence

Mayo Clinic scientists develop novel nanoparticle to shrink tumors, prevent breast cancer recurrence

UH-led researchers focus on creating durable T cells to make immunotherapy more effective

UH-led researchers focus on creating durable T cells to make immunotherapy more effective

Noninvasive PET imaging may predict cancer patients’ immunotherapy response early

Noninvasive PET imaging may predict cancer patients’ immunotherapy response early

Researchers show resident T cells in the skin depend on CD103 molecule for their anti-tumor function

Researchers show resident T cells in the skin depend on CD103 molecule for their anti-tumor function

Removing senescent cells from joints could reverse progression of osteoarthritis

Removing senescent cells from joints could reverse progression of osteoarthritis

Study identifies expression of tumor antigen as marker for aggressive ovarian cancer

Study identifies expression of tumor antigen as marker for aggressive ovarian cancer

Synthetic scaffold loaded with cancer-fighting T cells effectively shrinks solid tumors

Synthetic scaffold loaded with cancer-fighting T cells effectively shrinks solid tumors

UTSW researchers develop new nanoparticle vaccine immunotherapy that targets multiple tumor types

UTSW researchers develop new nanoparticle vaccine immunotherapy that targets multiple tumor types

Resources and information that can help patients to navigate the tough road of asthma

Resources and information that can help patients to navigate the tough road of asthma

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

NCCN Radiation Therapy Compendium adds nine new clinical practice guidelines in oncology

Tips to help prevent allergies during spring season

Tips to help prevent allergies during spring season

IRCM researchers discover how immunotherapy works in some cancer patients

IRCM researchers discover how immunotherapy works in some cancer patients

Addressing unmet needs in prostate cancer

Addressing unmet needs in prostate cancer

Nanoparticle-programmed immune cells can slow progression of leukemia in mouse model

Nanoparticle-programmed immune cells can slow progression of leukemia in mouse model

Th17 cell durability offers promise for next-generation adoptive cancer immunotherapy trials

Th17 cell durability offers promise for next-generation adoptive cancer immunotherapy trials

International research effort reveals major insights into spread of West African Ebola epidemic

International research effort reveals major insights into spread of West African Ebola epidemic

Hematologist-oncologist to lead bone marrow transplantation program for treating blood-borne cancers

Hematologist-oncologist to lead bone marrow transplantation program for treating blood-borne cancers

Cancer uses immature immune cells as support system for successful metastasis, study shows

Cancer uses immature immune cells as support system for successful metastasis, study shows

MSU and Venn Therapeutics develop promising therapy to delay B16 melanoma tumor growth

MSU and Venn Therapeutics develop promising therapy to delay B16 melanoma tumor growth