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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.
Research uncovers mechanism implicated in defective function of tumor-associated dendritic cells

Research uncovers mechanism implicated in defective function of tumor-associated dendritic cells

Cancer immunotherapy’s effectiveness may depend on patient’s genetic makeup

Cancer immunotherapy’s effectiveness may depend on patient’s genetic makeup

People diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder may actually have treatable condition

People diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder may actually have treatable condition

Researchers discover potential regulator essential for killer T cells to reside in tumors

Researchers discover potential regulator essential for killer T cells to reside in tumors

Pairing immunotherapy drug with chemotherapy proves beneficial for relapsed acute myeloid leukemia

Pairing immunotherapy drug with chemotherapy proves beneficial for relapsed acute myeloid leukemia

CAR T cell therapy shows long-lasting remissions in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients

CAR T cell therapy shows long-lasting remissions in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients

Drug improves disease-free, overall survival after hematopoietic stem cell transplants

Drug improves disease-free, overall survival after hematopoietic stem cell transplants

Two immunotherapy approaches for multiple myeloma show hope

Two immunotherapy approaches for multiple myeloma show hope

Novel compound along with checkpoint inhibitors may enhance immune response in melanoma patients

Novel compound along with checkpoint inhibitors may enhance immune response in melanoma patients

Study finds mechanism of resistance to checkpoint inhibitors and way to reverse it

Study finds mechanism of resistance to checkpoint inhibitors and way to reverse it

New first line combination therapy shows promising results in patients with advanced NSCLC

New first line combination therapy shows promising results in patients with advanced NSCLC

Clinical study uses genetic testing to match AML patients with new therapies

Clinical study uses genetic testing to match AML patients with new therapies

Immune-boosting drug combination may hold promise for treating ovarian cancer

Immune-boosting drug combination may hold promise for treating ovarian cancer

Scientists reveal ‘anti-metastatic surveillance’ role of Caveolin-1 protein

Scientists reveal ‘anti-metastatic surveillance’ role of Caveolin-1 protein

Study uncovers genes that drive peanut allergy reactions

Study uncovers genes that drive peanut allergy reactions

New treatment aims to target abnormally shaped protein in deadly childhood brain cancer

New treatment aims to target abnormally shaped protein in deadly childhood brain cancer

Novel drug combination could enhance immunotherapy responses in patients with lung cancer

Novel drug combination could enhance immunotherapy responses in patients with lung cancer

New immunotherapy study shows positive results in chronic migraine sufferers

New immunotherapy study shows positive results in chronic migraine sufferers

Mayo Clinic launches new clinical test that distinguishes IDDs from multiple sclerosis

Mayo Clinic launches new clinical test that distinguishes IDDs from multiple sclerosis

Scientists identify new method of treating neuropathic pain in mice

Scientists identify new method of treating neuropathic pain in mice