Immune System Boosting Drug to Work With Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

A number of new drugs have shown the ability to boost the immune system to help it fight cancer. Some of the drugs simply help the immune system detect and kill cancer cells. They do this by disabling the mechanisms cancer cells use to remain hidden. One such drug is Nivolumab. There is a protein called...

HIV Virus Used to Beat Cancer

An article by Nicole Vowell and Lori Prichard for Ksl.com have highlighted another successful use of gene therapy to fight cancer. Marshall Jensen was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2012. This form of cancer is particularly aggressive, so Marshall’s prognosis was not good. He was...