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by DAS43
Wed May 02, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

teri3 wrote:Going this Sunday May 6th to be admitted for my TIL harvest surgery, apheresis is scheduled for Friday 11. Then the wait begins! I'll update as I know more.
Teri


Sending prayers for a quick recovery and a successful outcome.
by DAS43
Fri Mar 16, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Just returned home from my 3 Month check-up at NIH. good news nothing has changed. The tumors they are monitoring in my left lung has remain the same size although they still think it is fading. I will go again in 3 months which will be June for another CT scan and MRI brain scan. I asked while I wa...
by DAS43
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

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Great news Celine!
Have you heard any news/reports on number of successes with the trail? I believe more people would try it if they would publish some results.
by DAS43
Sun Dec 17, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: At Slight Crossroads and NCT01174121
Replies: 15
Views: 1615

Re: At Slight Crossroads and NCT01174121

Mypinkheaven Yes I went to NIH last week of Feb 2017. Received my cells 1st week of March. In August my tumor had shrunk 49%. I just had a follow up Thurs. My Tumor hasn't shank anymore but it isn't as bright as it was it looks like it was smudged. The great thing about this trial is that as li g as...
by DAS43
Sat Dec 16, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

NHMike The great thing about this trial is it doesn't matter what your cancer mutations are. What they do is remove a cancer cell find what tumor infiltrating lymphocytes live in that tumor and they design cells that will attack that tumor type. So genetic makeup of the tumor isn't really important ...
by DAS43
Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: At Slight Crossroads and NCT01174121
Replies: 15
Views: 1615

Re: At Slight Crossroads and NCT01174121

I just had my follow up there. It is working great for me. I will be praying for great results for your wife
by DAS43
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

:D Very good news today! The tumor in my lungs has remained the same size but is fading. The Dr thinks it may now be scar tissue left by the dead cancer cell. I will come back in 3 months for test. I am so glad that the Lord brought me here for treatment. Thank you to all of you that have kept me in...
by DAS43
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

DH2Sleen wrote:
DAS43 wrote::D
Had my follow up at NIH today. The tumor has shrunk to 49.8% very happy and feel blessed. My next follow up will be in December.

Awesome!!!!!! So you are officially a Partial Responder now?

Yes I am :D
by DAS43
Thu Sep 14, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

:D
Had my follow up at NIH today. The tumor has shrunk to 49.8% very happy and feel blessed. My next follow up will be in December.
by DAS43
Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

:D. Great news Celine! Can I ask who your new fellow is? I received an email and found out I will have new research nurse when I go back. Kinda sad over that I really loved my nurse she was great!
by DAS43
Sat Jul 01, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Sleen wrote:Way to go, DAS!!! That's fantastic news.
Got any scoop on the new immunotherapy fellows? I heard the new ones rotated in this week. :)

Celine


New fellows start Monday. But that is all I know.
by DAS43
Thu Jun 29, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

sdino wrote:Das43, can u supply more info ? Are u MSS/MSI, or kras mutant or not ? A little morphology would help us all.


I know that I am kras wild type and mss. Unfortunately that is all I know.
by DAS43
Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Congratulations on your success. Think that calls for some celebrating.

Lee[/quote]
Yes it does!
by DAS43
Thu Jun 29, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

:D very happy today with my visits to NIH. Tumor continues to shrink and is now 38% smaller. The pulmonary embolism is also smaller but unfortunately still there. I will continue to be on a blood thinner for 3 to 6 months. Next visit will be months.
by DAS43
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:55 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI
Replies: 589
Views: 102020

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

jdepp wrote:I had a scan and met with my doctors today. Progression everywhere, so I'm now off the trial. Best wishes to DAS43 and everyone. /jdepp


Jdeep so sorry to read this. Did NIH have any suggestions on what you should try next?

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