• Learn about the Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Immunology's role in the fight against cancer

    Kai W. Wucherpfennig, MD, PhD, Co-chair of the Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS at Dana-Farber, describes how immunology research contributes to the fight against cancer and the development of new and promising cancer treatments for patients.

    Kai W. Wucherpfennig, MD, PhD 

    Why do basic research in a cancer institute?

    Carl Novina, MD, PhD, from Dana-Farber's Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS, describes the role of basic research in providing the building blocks upon which future cancer treatments are built.

    Carl Novina, MD, PhD