A beginner’s guide to cancer immunotherapy (virtual course)
Dr Elaine Vickers describes cancer’s relationship with the immune system and the science behind many immunotherapies.
Event: Study day
Treatments covered include checkpoint inhibitors (e.g. ipilimumab, pembrolizumab, nivolumab), cell-based treatments (CAR T cell therapy, TCRengineered T cells), and vaccine-based treatments (peptide, dendritic cell, oncolytic viruses).
Dr Elaine Vickers has a PhD in molecular biology and is an expert in explaining cancer biology and the science of new cancer treatments to nurses and other non-scientist audiences.
A Beginner’s Guide To Cancer Immunotherapy_0.pdf
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