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Woman’s late-stage breast cancer falls to immunotherapy – Science Magazine

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2018-06-05 NEWS

Science Magazine

Woman’s late-stage breast cancer falls to immunotherapy
Science Magazine
Harnessing the immune system to fight cancer is revolutionizing treatment, but it has been a tough path to success for certain advanced cancers, such as breast cancer. Now, an engineer from Florida with late-stage breast cancer is the first to
Immunotherapy defeats a breast cancer that had defied other treatmentsChron.com
What Is Immunotherapy?: Woman With Terminal Breast Cancer Saved by Pioneering TreatmentNewsweek
New approach to immunotherapy leads to complete response in breast cancer patient unresponsive to other treatmentsNational Institutes of Health (press release)
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Friedreich’s Ataxia News

Gene Therapy Fully Reverses Friedreich’s Ataxia Changes in Mouse Model, Study Shows
Friedreich’s Ataxia News
Possible therapies for FA may come from diverse approaches, including gene therapy. The authors previously showed that a gene therapy strategy using harmless viruses to deliver frataxin could prevent and reverse cardiomyopathy, or heart muscle disease, …

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Friedreich’s Ataxia News

Gene Therapy Fully Reverses Friedreich’s Ataxia Changes in Mouse Model, Study Shows
Friedreich’s Ataxia News
Possible therapies for FA may come from diverse approaches, including gene therapy. The authors previously showed that a gene therapy strategy using harmless viruses to deliver frataxin could prevent and reverse cardiomyopathy, or heart muscle disease, …

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Long Island Weekly News

Little Stem Cell Recipient Meets His Donor At 19th Annual Party For Life
Long Island Weekly News
Kids Need More, the Suffolk-based nonprofit, recently hosted its 19th Annual Party for Life in memory of Peter Careccia. Watch MyLITV’s coverage of the event that facilitated a heartwarming meeting between a bone marrow donor and recipient. SHARE.

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Schaeffers Research (blog)

Analyst: This Gene Therapy Stock Could Soar 90%
Schaeffers Research (blog)
The shares of gene therapy concern Abeona Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ABEO) are set for their best day in nearly two months, up 15.5% to trade at $17.92, thanks to a bullish analyst note. Specifically, Seaport Global started coverage of ABEO stock with a …
Abeona Therapeutics Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Ohio for Its Gene, Cell TherapiesSanfilippo News
UPDATE: Seaport Starts Abeona Therapeutics (ABEO) at Buy, Likes the Powerful R&D PipelineStreetInsider.com
Analysts at HC Wainwright Maintained their Past ‘”Buy”’ rating on Shares Abeona Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ABEO), Set a …Frisco Fastball
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The Scientist

New Insights to Improve CAR T Cells‘ Safety
The Scientist
From the first infusion of CAR T cells in humans in 2009, scientists observed increased levels of cytokines in patients, explains Michel Sadelain, a cancer researcher at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, a coauthor of one of the studies, and the

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Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Crispr goes global: A snapshot of rules, policies, and attitudes
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The gene editing technology Crispr has been in the news a great deal over the last few years. Just last week, the prestigious (and lucrative) Kavli Prize was awarded to the technology’s originators—UC Berkeley’s Jennifer Doudna, her French