The power and potential of T-cell therapies – Elisa Manzotti talks with Dr Carl JunePublished: September 9, 2019
BioInsights talks to Prof. Carl June, University of Pennsylvania, USA – a true pioneer of T-cell therapies
Prof. Carl June is the Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. He is currently Director of Translational Research at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania and is an Investigator of the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute. He is a graduate of the Naval Academy in Annapolis, and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston 1979. He maintains a research laboratory that studies various mechanisms of lymphocyte activation that relate to immune tolerance and adoptive immunotherapy for cancer and chronic infection. He has published more than 300 articles and is the recipient of numerous prizes and honors, including election to the Institute of Medicine and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.