Scripps: Two-pronged antibodies draw immune killers directly to cancer cells

Scripps: Two-pronged antibodies draw immune killers directly to cancer cells

In the lab of biochemist and immunologist Christoph Rader, PhD, associate professor at The Scripps Research Institute in Florida, scientists have engineered a new type of anti-cancer antibody, one intended to enhance nature’s cancer-fighting strategies by attracting killer T cells directly to cancer cells covered with a distinctive protein.

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