Demystifying Cancer Immunology

Presented by

Dr. Josef Kurtz, Professor of Biology, Chief Academic Officer at Emmanuel College in Boston, MA

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The interplay between the immune system and cancer remains one of the biggest enigmas and opportunities in medicine. During this webinar, we will review the basic tenants of how the immune system is organized and functions, as well as the major components (antibodies, T cells, signaling pathways, etc.). The goal of this webinar is to better understand how a system so exquisitely tuned and effective in defending our bodies from pathogens can be so challenged when the disease is of our own cells.

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