Williams Cancer Institute

Early Detection of Cancer and Its Challenges.

Treating early stage cancer is much easier and it has less invasive treatment choices than treating advanced stage cancer which will represent a higher challenge to both the patient and the physician. This is why we need to work on developing new technologies and strategies to early detection and treatment of cancer. This also may […]

Interleukin 6 Blockade a “Win-Win” for Cancer Immunotherapy

IL-6 blockade with Tocilizumab Increases Response to Cancer Immunotherapy While Reducing Side-Effects Though we have suspected that blocking IL-6 with immune checkpoint blockade could be helpful in cancer treatment, a new study on May 9, 2022, from MD Anderson, Hailemichael, et al. published titled “Interleukin-6 blockade abrogates immunotherapy toxicity and promotes tumor immunity.” This sounds […]