When hope runs out patients turn to DIY immunotherapies from crowdsourced communities 

Every generation has had its breakthrough that promised to, at long last, finally cure cancer, but this time around the chances of actually pulling it off are looking pretty good. Rapid advancement in fields like genetics have led to incredible success using immunotherapies to turn patients’ own bodies into cancer-fighting machines. Pharmaceutical companies, philanthropic billionaires and the federal government’s cancer moonshot program are all racing to develop new treatments, with a handful already approved.

Source: When Hope Runs Out, Cancer Patients Are Making Their Own DIY Immunotherapy Treatments

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