Targeting the Immune System, Not the Tumor

I am Research. Progress. Hope.

PhRMA April 14, 2016

One of the most exciting areas of cancer research today is immuno-oncology. Immuno-oncology is based on the concept of harnessing the body’s own immune system to fight cancer, and while it’s an approach that scientists first considered more than 100 years ago, recent scientific discoveries and clinical advances have ushered in a truly historical time in cancer research.