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BY Stephanie Watson

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnI’m originally from Maine, but I’ve known for a long time that MD Anderson is the gold standard of cancer care. So, when I was diagnosed with melanoma in January 2016, that’s exactly where I wanted to be.

I ended up having three surgeries and joining an immunotherapy clinical trial there. And while I can’t ever be certain if it was the surgery or the immunotherapy that has kept me healthy and cancer-free, I am thankful.

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Melanoma survivor Stephanie Watson with her family

BY Vaughn Bryant Jr., Ph.D.

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnBefore 2014, no one in my family had ever had cancer. And everyone I knew who’d had it had died. So, until that year, I assumed that’s just...

BY Mark Zindler

I worked in broadcast TV news for more than 40 years before retiring last summer, so I’ve done a lot of stories about different hospitals....

BY Devon Carter

First emerging almost three decades ago, monoclonal antibodies are changing the way doctors treat cancer and other illnesses, including COVID-19. These drugs mimic the immune system’s natural ability to fight off infection.

But how do monoclonal antibodies work to treat cancer? What are their side effects? And how are doctors using them to treat COVID-19? We spoke with Ecaterina Ileana Dumbrava, M.D., and Dongxing Zha, Ph.D., to...

Illustration of monoclonal antibodies

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnFor patients with pancreatic cancer, the benefits from immunotherapy treatments with immune checkpoint inhibitors or cell therapies have been...

BY Devon Carter

CAR T cell therapy has changed the way aggressive B-cell lymphoma is treated. Previously, when patients had a second recurrence after receiving...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Last updated on Nov. 13, 2020

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnImmunotherapy is a treatment option for a growing number of cancers. Unlike traditional treatments like...

BY Ronda Wendler

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnWhen Trena Robertson’s left hip began aching, she visited an orthopedic specialist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, her hometown.  

BY Mark Zindler

In early 2019, I was almost seven years out from my original melanoma diagnosis. I’d been living cancer-free since having surgery and radiation...

BY Bob Wilkes

Xổ số miền bắc thứ 4 hàng tuầnIn 2012, my dermatologist in South Carolina noticed a bump on my cheek. A biopsy showed that I had stage IV melanoma. 

We...