The Immune System and Cancer
List Sep 23, 2019 | By Joanna Owens, PhD.
There has been an acceleration in our understanding of how cancer evades the immune system, and an explosion in new therapeutics that re-configure the immune system to mount a powerful anticancer response.
In this list, we highlight:
- the impact of aging on cancer development
- how tumors evade the immune system
- the current and future picture for “immunotherapy” cancer treatments