TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby DAS43 » Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:57 am

: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!
11/13 total blockage DX colon cancer IV, colostomy
1/14 folfox
3/14 liver resection NED
8/14 last chemo
12/14 colostomy reversal
8/16 3mets to lungs
10/16 trial at NIH TIL

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Sleen » Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:05 am

Sent a PM.

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NED for 15 mos. as of July 2017!
April 2016: lower left lung lobectomy. NED
8 mo. f/u: 1 of 7 tumors progressed.
6 mo. f/u PR confirmed (Jan 2016)
Jul 2015: NIH TIL trial NCT01174121 NCI/NIH Surgery Branch FAQ
Dec 2015 stage IV w/bilateral lung mets
FOLFOX + Radiation (bladder)
dx Sep 2013 @47yo: IIIc T4b N2b MX [bladder invasion, 17/21 lymph nodes]

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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Lee » Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:14 pm

Sleen wrote:We're back from follow-up #12. All good!
They've decided to schedule the next one for SIX MONTHS out. This is a first for me. We'll see if Dr. Rosenberg lets the order stand (he vetoed it last time it was suggested).

My clinic visit was one of the shortest ever, which is OK by me ;)


Celine, CONGRATULATIONS on your continued success. I am so happy for you,

rectal cancer - April 2004
46 yrs old at diagnoses
stage III C - 6/13 lymph positive
radiation - 6 weeks
surgery - August 2004/hernia repair 2014
permanent colostomy
chemo - FOLFOX
NED - 10 years and counting!

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