Fighting Your Disease
How Precision Medicine Is Targeting Cancer At Its Source
Precision medicine is attempting to outsmart cancer, identifying and targeting the many growth paths that cancer takes.
At Pfizer, cure hunters like Mace Rothenberg are working to find the specific ways that cancers spread, to develop treatments that target specific pathways. The goal? Therapies that target individual cancers (of which there are thousands).
Check out the above video to learn more about this incredible cancer-fighting method, and watch all the episodes of Cure Hunters.
More Cure Hunters episodes:
Episode 1 | How Are Medicines Made?
Episode 2 | Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer
Episode 3 | The Itch That Rashes
Episode 4 | NASH: The Silent Killer
Episode 6 | Building a Mirror Molecule
Episode 7 | Hunting Rare Diseases
Episode 8 | Take Your Breath Away
Episode 9 | Clinical Trials: Driving The Hunt Forward
Episode 10 | A Constant Threat
Episode 11 | Engineering Health