• treatments
  • Now, new vaccines that treat cancer are being developed, but how they will be combined with existing treatments is not clear. (healthcanal.com)
  • With currently available treatments, two out of every three people in the United States who are diagnosed with cancer survive for at least five years, according to the National Cancer Institute. (healthcanal.com)
  • patients
  • Current research suggests it may be easier for scientists to develop specific vaccines, but Davis emphasizes that what is scientifically easiest may not necessarily benefit the broadest and largest groups of patients. (healthcanal.com)
  • While it is too early to claim success for therapeutic cancer vaccines, they offer patients and families facing cancer a new ray of hope," concludes Davis. (healthcanal.com)