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BREAKING THROUGH CANCERS SHIELD

NANCYL1
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http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/15/health/breaking-through-cancers-shield.html?hp&_r=1&

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jimwins
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Interesting and encouraging article.  I think someday many diseases and cancers will be cured via immune system tweaking and gene therapy. Thanks for sharing, Nancy :).

NANCYL1
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Hello Jim:

Trying again with hopefully a working link.  It is an interesting article.  Nancy

Breaking Through Cancer's Shield

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Mary N.
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The article is intersting and does offer hope.  I think eventually each cancer will be treated by it's cause and the immune system will play a big part.

 

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girliefighter
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Nancy,

Thank you for sharing....I am unsure that lymphoma will be effected by this since it is our immune system that has cancer, it does seem like good news for many other patients...any progress is good

Carie

NANCYL1
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http://www.cancer.org/cancer/non-hodgkinlymphoma/detailedguide/non-hodgkin-lymphoma-treating-immunotherapy

 

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