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Terminal cancer patients in complete remission after one gene therapy treatment

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A groundbreaking gene therapy treatment which boosts a patient's own immune cells has been shown to clear disease from one third of terminal patients.

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telegraph.co.uk/science/201...

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Denzie
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Thanks Jeff! These are the types of things we should all be educated about. Informed, engaged patients tend to survive longer. I was glad, too, to read that it is having better success than previously discussed in solid tumors.

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Hi cheers I was talking to my lung doctor and we both agreed with DNA & IMMUNTY reseach advances we are living in exciting time's.

We just need to remmber to ask about such things.

Here is interesting read rtmagazine.com/2015/06/bron...

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Great read! Wish we could fast forward to see all outcomes.

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This advances being made every morning WE wake and given forums like these am sure we are all contrabuting in one form or other.

Thanks for sharing this article with us, Jeff. Adding this to my file of new and interesting treatment options.

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The most beautiful people I know. Are those who have known defeat.Known suffering. Known struggle. Known loss and found there way.

CAR-T is fascinating stuff. The JUNO trials were a bit of a shocker, though - these treatments are tapping into some very powerful immunological systems. Here's hoping they make good progress toward finding the Baby Bear way - not too strong, not too weak, but just right.

Anita

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