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Breast Cancer Vaccine Update

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Breast Cancer Vaccine Update

Dec 7, 2023

Dr. Justin Johnson explains early results from three small studies on a vaccine for triple-negative breast cancer.

Dr. G. Thomas Budd, an oncologist, and Dr. Justin Johnson, an immunologist, are collaborating on research looking at a vaccine to prevent triple-negative breast cancer. At the 2023 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, they presented a poster on the encouraging first results from three small studies.

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Johnson explain:

  • how the people in the study are responding to the vaccine
  • why having an immune response to the vaccine is important
  • the protein the vaccine targets

Listen now or read the transcript.