NEW YORK, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The most promising way to develop curative treatment that eliminates every cancer cell in a patient, says Dr. Michael Har-Noy, founder and CEO of Immunovative Therapies Ltd., would be by vaccinating the patient against the tumor. The patient's own immune system, if correctly stimulated and manipulated, is capable of killing every last cancer cell. The concept of vaccine-based immune treatment of cancer is based on the body's own natural defense mechanism, which guards it against many diseases. Vaccine immunotherapy has been shown to be an extremely effective treatment strategy for prevention of numerous potentially lethal infectious diseases.
Vaccines consisting of either killed or attenuated pathogens have revolutionized the public health system by thwarting the progression of many deadly infectious diseases, such as smallpox, poliomyelitis, rabies, diphtheria, cholera, typhoid fever, bubonic plague, measles, mumps, tetanus, and hepatitis B. Dr. Michael Har-Noy believes that the application of vaccination based therapy to cancer could similarly revolutionize cancer therapy.
However, Dr. Michael Har-Noy of Immunovative Therapies indicates that synthesizing effective cancer vaccines has proven to be much more difficult than developing vaccines for prevention of infectious diseases. Attempts to create successful immunotherapies in the form of cancer vaccines, despite decades of research and experimental trials, have yet to demonstrate significant curative potential in patients with malignant tumors.
The one dramatic exception to the failure of immunotherapy to produce significant tumor killing effects in cancer patients is the immunologic response that occurs in patients undergoing allogenic bone marrow/s
|SOURCE Immunovative Therapies Ltd.|
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