KYMRIAH, CAR-T cell immunotherapy- an entirely new treatment approach for patients with cancer FDA Approvals: KYMRIAH, MYLOTARG, VABOMERE, Benznidazole

  • Produced by taking patient’s blood sample, isolating T lymphocytes, and genetically engineering those T-cells to express a new chimeric receptor that recognizes CD19 on their leukemia and normal B-cells
  • Engineered T-cell should recognize and kill B-cells, including the malignant cells


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