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Triparna Sen received the 2021 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award for her pioneering work in potential new treatment strategies for small cell lung cancer.

The vitamin was injected in very high doses in the mice, at levels beyond what a human could get from supplements or food.

Cancer research is at an “inflection point” where scientists must adapt to new ways of sharing data and putting patients at the center of care, said former Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. at the 2018 AAAS Annual Meeting.
Ten patients who received experimental CAR T treatment for brain tumors could represent a new frontier in personalized cancer immunotherapy.