Newer Cancer Treatments

How effective are new(er) cancer treatments and are they right for you? This is a growing area of interest and concern. Patients should consult their doctors and medical experts about what might help their case. You can also check with the National Cancer Institute, which provides its most recent research. Below, The Patient Story shares stories from some people who’ve had the chance to try some of these newer treatments.

Shahzad Bhat
CAR T-cell Therapy

Cancer: Refractory non-Hodgkin lymphoma, stage 4
Newer treatment: CAR T-cell therapy (cell-based gene therapy)
FDA approved: October 2017