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Nobel prize awarded to researchers on separate but parralel tracks.

08 October, 2018

Stimulating the inherent ability of our immune system to attack tumor cells this year's Nobel Laureates have established an entirely new principle for cancer therapy.

This year's Nobel Prize was awarded to researchers working on different but parralel research on attacking cancerous cells. 

Allison and Honjo showed how different strategies for inhibiting the brakes on the immune system can be used in the treatment of cancer. The seminal discoveries by the two Laureates constitute a landmark in our fight against cancer.

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