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Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

By: Dr. Arya Mariam Roy Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center What are immune checkpoint inhibitors? Immune checkpoint inhibitors are a type of immunotherapy that harnesses the body’s own immune system to prevent

Antibody Drug Conjugates

Author: Dr. Arya Mariam Roy from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center   What are antibody drug conjugates (ADCs)? Antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) are newer targeted medicines that are specifically designed to deliver chemotherapy agents

Biomarker Testing in Cancer

By Dr. Dipesh Uprety Karmanos Cancer Institute   & Dr. Howard (Jack) West City of Hope   What is a biomarker, and why do we test for them? A biomarker for cancer