Cancer Immunotherapy (News)

New drugs can block the ability of cancer cells to evade detection by the immune system

New drugs can block the ability of cancer cells to evade detection by the immune system

Broadcaster: BBC1

Year: 2014

Genre: News bulletin

http://bobnational.net/record/273558

In this 2.5 minute news clip from June 2014, science correspondent Fergus Walsh explains the potential of immunotherapy as part of the physician’s armoury against cancer. Two drugs Pembrolizumab and Nivolumab which have shown exciting prospects against advanced melanoma are discussed.

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