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The Immune System and Cancer

The Immune System and Cancer. Graphical representation of a cancer cell being attacked by immune cells.

The immune system targets infected and early cancerous cells for destruction. However, in advanced tumors, cancer cells can escape attack from the immune system and can even co-opt immune cells into promoting tumor development.

Download this infographic to learn more about:

  • The roles of the immune system and inflammation in cancer
  • How immune cells influence cancer from initiation to metastasis
  • How these can be exploited therapeutically