In this first of a four-part series describing cellular therapies for hematologic cancers, Carl H. June, MD, Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy at Penn Medicine, provides an introduction to current adoptive cell therapies in the hematologic malignancies with a concentration on CAR T cells, and discusses the characteristics of the optimal approach to CAR T therapy.
To view other parts of this program:
Part 2: CTL019 Therapy in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Part 3: CTL019 in Relapsed Refractory Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Part 4: Adoptive Cell Therapy - Lessons Learned, Issues and the Future