Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Re-engineering the tumor draining lymph node to achieve memory T cell-based adoptive immunotherapy|
Clifford S Cho
||Ann Arbor, MI
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Recent advances in immunotherapy have completely transformed the treatment and prognosis of veterans with advanced melanoma. Checkpoint inhibition immunotherapy using anti-CTLA-4 and anti-PD-1 antibodies has introduced the possibility of cure for a disease that was once practically untreatable. Sadly, the majority of veterans with metastatic melanoma will still succumb despite treatment, and incremental improvements in efficacy have brought increasing risks of autoimmune complications. For veter...
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