immune system

Our Immune System Might Just Be the Cure for Cancer

After years and years of searching for the cure for cancer, who knew that it could literally be inside all of us this entire time?

“Living Drug”

CAR-T cell immunotherapy (or CTL019) is the latest cancer treatment. It’s been turning heads in the science community lately because it uses our own immune system against cancerous cells. When undergoing this treatment, doctors take T cells from our immune systems, freeze them, modify them so that they target cancerous cells, multiply, and then refreeze.

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