Skin cancer

Researchers at The Ottawa Hospital are leading cutting-edge studies to improve our understanding of skin cancer and develop better treatments.

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Economics professor cancer-free after immunotherapy trial for skin cancer
May 3, 2018 - Economics professor Dr. David Gray took part in a clinical trial to see whether an immunotherapy drug could keep his high-risk skin cancer from coming back. Four years later, he’s still cancer-free.
Immunotherapy harnesses our own immune system to fight cancer
May 18, 2016 - Ed Williams (left) didn’t expect to live more than six months after his skin cancer spread to his brain. But nearly three years later, he is alive and well thanks to immunotherapy. Michelle Renaud (right) is one of the registered nurses who admin

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