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Training The Immune System To Fight Cancer Has 19th-Century Roots

“A novel immunotherapy drug is credited for successfully treating former President Jimmy Carter’s advanced melanoma. Instead of killing cancer cells, these drugs boost the patient’s immune system, which does the job instead.”

Davis, Rebecca.  National Public Radio (NPR), 28 Dec 2015.

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2015/12/28/459218765/cutting-edge-cancer-treatment-has-its-roots-in-19th-century-medicine

 

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