Immunotherapy as a way to treat cancer has been studied for more than 100 years. More recently, as doctors have learned from research and clinical trials about how to train the immune system to find and destroy cancer cells, more successes are being reported.
Immunotherapy is changing people’s lives, offering hope with new treatment strategies.
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Immunotherapy can be a difficult concept to understand. The science of it essentially changes a body’s immune system so that it will recognize an illness that it may not have been able to fight before. Once the body can recognize the illness, it will fight it. Imagine how a fish tank’s environment works.
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Comprendiendo la Inmunoterapia Contra el Cáncer: Guía de Recursos para Pacientes 4a Edición
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