Recent Posts

How Scientists Built a ‘Living Drug’ to Beat Cancer

" CAR-T is often called the “most complex drug ever created,” but it is not really a drug in the traditional sense. Unlike an inert molecule introduced to the body for some temporary effect, CAR-T is alive. If it worked as designed, this “living drug” would go on living in Emily’s bloodstream like a cancer-killing superpower, providing her with a sort of immunity against her disease. And in the process, it would give humanity a revolutionary new weapon in the war on cancer."

Read more: https://www.wired.com/story/how-scientists-built-living-drug-to-beat-cancer/