The Mark Foundation Center for Immunotherapy, Immune Signaling, and Radiation at the University of Pennsylvania brings together leading cancer researchers using state-of-the-art molecular, cellular, and radiologic technologies to better understand and optimally modulate signaling pathways activated in cancer and immune cells in patients treated with radiation therapy.
For more information on the center, check out its website here.
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Luo LY, O’Hara MH, Mitchell TC, Vonderheide RH, Wherry EJ, Minn AJ, Maity A. Combining Radiation with Immunotherapy: The University of Pennsylvania Experience. Semin Radiat Oncol. 2020.
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