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Mar 7, 2019

CAR-T cell Therapy: The Patient Journey

By Justin McClanahan, @JustinMcClanahan

Mayo Clinic hematologist, Dr. Yi Lin, discusses what a patient can expect when undergoing chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy (CAR-T cell therapy) at Mayo Clinic. Learn more about the process of:

  • Evaluation
  • Required procedures
  • What to expect during treatment and
  • Potential side-effects.

Mayo Clinic's CAR-T Cell Therapy Program offers a new cancer immunotherapy that involves genetically modifying T cells to activate the immune system to recognize and destroy certain cancers. Learn more: https://mayocl.in/2JdrlO2.

Want to talk with others who have experience with blood cancers and disorders as well as CAR-T cell therapy? Join the discussion in the following Connect discussion groups:

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