In this story of our oncology series, we explore how scientists have tried to engineer dendritic cells, the generals of the immune system.
Aug 12, 2021
In this story, we move to the hungry cell of the immune system: Macrophages. Macrophages are another important layer of our innate immune system and may be utilized in different ways to address disease. CAR-Macrophages are one commonly discussed approach.
NK Cells are the non-antigen specific, innate killers of the immune system. These front-line killers of tumors and virally-infected cells may not have some of the features of a T cell, but they are an important part of our immune system!
Aug 8, 2021
T cells are some of our best tumor killers. Here, we look at how patient T cells can be used to generate TIL, TCR, and CAR-T therapies to fight a tumor.
Aug 7, 2021