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Cancer Immunotherapy يمان دعبول ؛ جويل زغيب ؛ إشراف د. لؤي جمعة

Publication year: 2022

ISBN: Ph00175

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Defining Cancer as a disease in which some of the body's cells grow uncontrollably and spread to other parts of the body, making it an enormous medical and economic burden accounting for 9.6 million deaths in 2018. Cancer treatments were being introduced for a long time. The development of specific therapies to treat cancer really depends on the continued discovery of the molecular changes that lead to the malignant progression of human cancers. More and more drugs are being developed to block cancer pathways that lead to impaired growth and survival of cancer cells. In this dissertation, the concept of cellular and immunotherapy of cancer will be discussed briefly, taking into considerations the mechanisms of action, the advantages, challenges and drawbacks of the different types of monoclonal antibodies and CAR T-Cell therapy.

Subject: Neoplasms, Immunotherapy, Therapeutics, Immunotherapy, Adoptive, CAR T-Cell Therapy