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New study brings good news for cancer patients


Every day, science brings new things
by searching more effective treatments for serious illnesses
Recently, a new technique has been discovered that could improve cancer immunotherapy
using anti-cholesterol drugs
Indeed, the discovery of cancer immunotherapy start in 1980
when the American surgeon William Coley discovered, by accidental,
that the injection of cancerous tumors with certain strains of bacteria
stimulates the immune system to eliminate these tumors
According to the study lead by a joint research team from Chinese and American universities
Cancer immunotherapy
permitted 10% and 30% of patients
who receive this immunotherapy to survive for long times
However, it still ineffective in treating most cancer patients
New study promises improvement in cancer immunotherapy
by using anti-cholesterol drugs called PCSK9 inhibitors

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