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Modified T cells in cancer immunotherapy - drugdiscovery.com


A group of researchers has found a way to successfully reprogram stem cells to act as T cells genetically modified specifically to target certain cancers. The results of a small Phase I human study in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia showed promising potential of this type of immunotherapy approach.
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Tags: cancer immunotherapy, T cells, stem cells, targeted immunotherapy, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, research - November 29, 2013
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