Pioneering Science

Pioneering Science

Immunotherapy: using your immune cells to fight cancer

Their discoveries have led to the development of multiple immunotherapy drugs in the fight against cancer, including avelumab (Bavencio) and durvalumab (imfinzi).
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Beyond CRISPR: next-generation DNA editing

Many human diseases are not easily accessible to current methods of editing DNA through CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats), the bacterial defense system.
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Decentralized clinical trials (DCT): accelerating research

The COVID-19 pandemic has catalyzed DCT adoption among sponsors and may prove to be the long-term inflection point.
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Stem cells: a cellular gold mine

What’s next: The New York Stem Cell Foundation predicts that iPS cells will enable a new era in personalized medicine in which stem cells can be turned into your own biobank to replace
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