Adoptive immunotherapy for cancer

S. A. Rosenberg

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Every so often, a cancer mysteriously disappears, probably destroyed by the patient's own defenses. With the aid of recombinant-DNA technology, researchers are boosting the odds by 'teaching' patients' immune cells to attack cancer. Some patients have been helped; improved treatments are being tested.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)62-69
Number of pages8
JournalScientific American
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1990

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