Immunotherapy is a revolutionary procedure that uses a patient’s own immune system to fight cancer. Trials have shown encouraging survival rates in patients and fewer side effects than traditional chemotherapy, including for the most aggressive of cancers.

Immunotherapy - cancer cells

But this ray of hope comes at a high price; since many treatments are bespoke, the costs involved are often prohibitive.

Dr Mark Bodman-Smith and guest speakers will be explaining how immunotherapy works and what the trial results to date show, and will be giving a glimpse into what the future holds for cancer treatment and prevention.

Please register here for this free talk.

Details:

Tue, 9 July 2019

18:00 – 19:30pm

Venue:

Second Floor, Hunter Wing, Rooms H2.6-2.8

St George's, University of London

Cranmer Terrace

London

SW17 0RE