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In innovative twist, City of Hope applies CAR T cell therapy to HIV 
Preclinical study of immunotherapy shows effectiveness, safety, persistence, plus feasibility of large-scale manufacturing Over the last couple of decades, HIV/AIDS has turned from a grim diagnosis to a manageable disease...
New study may lead to breakthrough in CAR T cell therapy for glioblastoma
Why is CAR T cell therapy — an immunotherapy that engineers a patient’s own T cells to target cancer — so effective for many types of cancer, but not for glioblastoma, a...
CAR T and the wedding of her dreams
For almost half of her young life, Raeleen Whitt of Costa Mesa, California, has battled cancer.   She was first diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia when she was 16 years...
Checkpoint inhibitors plus CAR T shows promise for glioblastoma
Glioblastoma is an aggressive cancer of the brain. To add to the challenge, it is in a difficult location to treat because it is protected by the blood-brain barrier, a...
Pediatric Brain Tumor Trial Receives $8.4 Million Grant
Pediatric brain tumors are the most common solid tumors in children and the most common cause of childhood death from cancer. While there are effective therapies for some brain tumors...
City of Hope scientists present latest cancer research advances at AACR
Researchers at City of Hope will present a number of new findings at this year’s American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, including a potentially more accurate biomarker for pancreatic...