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Developing Next-Gen Scientific Leaders: The Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy Awards up to $2.9 Million to Eight Early Career Investigators
Develop breakthrough immune therapies to turn all cancers into curable diseases faster
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Our research team aims to answer immunotherapy’s most fundamental questions. What happens to the immune system when a patient gets cancer? How can we make immunotherapy kill all types of tumors so more patients can live a cancer-free life? We work with the best in academia and industry to find answers, fast. And we’re building an arsenal of new tools – from cancer vaccines to next-gen cell therapies – so we can end cancer. For good.
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John Connolly, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
Lacey Padrón, PhD
Head of Informatics
Christine (Chris) Spencer, PhD
Associate Director, Informatics
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A New Model to Accelerate Therapies for One of the Deadliest Cancers
Tackling one of the toughest disease sites to unlock the promise of cell and gene therapy in solid tumors
A first-of-its-kind data analysis engine for scientific discovery.
Can we outsmart cancer by learning from the past?
A data-driven approach to metastatic triple negative breast cancer
Improving cancer vaccines and cell therapies for patients through AI.
Can we predict and prevent autoimmune disease?