January 14, 2016

Understanding Immuno-Oncology

The field of immuno-oncology combines an understanding of how the body’s own defenses (e.g., the immune system) can be harnessed in the fight against cancer. Cancer […]
November 10, 2015

FDA Approves New Immune Therapy Drug Keytruda For Lung Cancer

Federal officials approved a new drug Friday for last-ditch treatment of the deadliest cancer of all -advanced lung cancer. The drug, called Keytruda, uses the body’s […]
October 13, 2015

Lung Cancer: Immunotherapy Treatment Option

Thanks to anti-smoking campaigns and plummeting smoking rates over the past 20 years, the number of people diagnosed with lung cancer has declined significantly in that […]