Hay fever is an allergic reaction to pollen – a fine powder that comes from plants, according to the NHS. Patients usually have a reaction to pollen if it comes into contact with their mouth, nose, eyes or throat. Hay fever symptoms can include watery eyes, loss of smell, headaches, and a blocked nose. The […]
‘This is not experimental anymore’: How immunotherapy is being used for some lung cancer and melanoma patients
Toronto cancer experts reveal how much of the immune therapy hype has translated into real change for Canadian cancer patients.
Reuters Gilead is acquiring cancer immunotherapy biotech Kite Pharma for $ 11.9 billion. Gilead, known for its HIV and hepatitis C drugs, has been growing a cash pile over the past few years since the approval of its hepatitis C drug, leading investors to speculate what company it might buy. Gilead’s purchase of Kite is […]
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