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Tackling cancer with a new paradigm

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Tackling cancer with a new paradigm

Designed to guide the immune system in fighting cancer, a new class of drugs is altering the landscape of cancer treatment

In the 1980s, immunotherapy researcher Lieping Chen, M.D., Ph.D., embraced the career goal of curing one cancer. That lofty-seeming goal is beginning to look more modest today. Recent clinical trials have shown that one cancer after another is vulnerable to immune...

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Tackling cancer with a new paradigm

Yale stem cell research boosted by state

Although a young and sometimes controversial field, stem cell research has been hailed for its medical importance: increasingly, medicine has turned to stem cell biology in treating a variety of human diseases—ranging...

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Tackling cancer with a new paradigm

New pilot aims to help bridge gaps for new physicians

The School of Medicine has been named by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) as one of 10 medical schools that will make up a pilot cohort to test the implementation of the Core Entrustable Professional...

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