CAR T-Cell Therapy and Engineering the Immune System

CAR T-Cell Therapy and Engineering the Immune System

This course explores the revolutionary field of CAR T-cell therapy, a rapidly evolving approach in cancer treatment. We will delve into the fundamental concepts of CAR T-cell engineering, its therapeutic potential, and the ongoing advancements in this exciting area.

Course Objectives:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the immune system's role in anti-tumor immunity.
  • Explore the principles behind Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell engineering.
  • Analyze the manufacturing process and pre-clinical testing of CAR T-cell therapies.
  • Discuss the clinical applications and efficacy of CAR T-cell therapy in various cancers.
  • Evaluate the challenges and limitations associated with CAR T-cell therapy.
  • Explore the future directions and ongoing research in CAR T-cell engineering.

Responsible Lieven Gentaur
Last Update 06/11/2024
Completion Time 35 minutes
Members 1
Intermediate
    • The immune system and Cancer- A Primer
    • Chapter 2 Engineering the Immune System CAR T-Cell Therapy
    • Chapter 3 Manufacturing and Pre-Clinical Testing of CAR T-Cells