New Drugs May Help Immune System Figh...

New Drugs May Help Immune System Fight Cancer

There are 5 comments on the KTVI story from Jun 3, 2012, titled New Drugs May Help Immune System Fight Cancer. In it, KTVI reports that:

Patients battling certain lung, skin and kidney cancers may benefit from a new type of cancer treatment that harnesses and boosts a patient's immune system to shrink tumors, if early research pans out.

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Since: Feb 09

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#3 Jun 5, 2012
"may" isnt gonna cut it for some people...

Since: Mar 12

U.K

#4 Jun 9, 2012
umm, well it's not like chemotherapy/it's side effects ever killed anyone is it (sarcasm), so i say it's worth continuing with any drug therapy that may lead to a better treatment, everything has side-effects it depends on whether or not they can be overcome. the risks involved with medicines seems to be proportional to the risk of the disease they're treating.

Since: Feb 09

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#6 Jun 10, 2012
Pharma Maims Kills wrote:
Pharma marketing always begins with their latest miracle drug, and ends in a nightmare scenario for consumers. Search ANY Pharma company name with the word lawsuit and you'll see they are in a perpetual circle of product and lawsuit.
agree
memento lenny

Chicago, IL

#7 Sep 1, 2012
Immune System:

Body’s self-defense mechanisms: T-Cells and B-Cells, natural killer cells, phagocytes, major histocompatibility complex antigens (MHC’s).

Clinical Applications: transplantation surgery, autoimmune disease, AIDS.
Just Sayin

Winnipeg, Canada

#8 Sep 3, 2012
What ever happened to our immune system? Oh yeah over vaccination has suppressed and crippled it and now it attacks our own bodies or can't fight cancer like its supposed to. Pharma ideas seem to maim and kill us one way or another. Quit playing GOD for profit.

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