Dr. O’Reilly on Immunotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer

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Eileen O’Reilly, MD, associate director for clinical research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the role of immunotherapy in the treatment of patients with pancreatic cancer.

The treatment landscape of pancreatic cancer is an area in flux, says O’Reilly. Pancreatic cancer is traditionally considered to be an immune-resistant disease. There is a lack of effector T cells, an abundance of myeloid-derived suppressor T cells, and a dearth of key immune effector and regulatory cells. Read more . . .