TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Maia » Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:22 am

Jed, I'm so sorry... Looking for the next strategy and having a secret hope that those TILs are and will be doing some good, even if now it is not apparent.

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Lee » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:44 pm

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


Jed, I am so sorry to read this. I hope and pray there are other options out there.

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Sleen » Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:10 pm

I'm very sorry, Jed. I hope you'll find another trial--there's got to be something out there!

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