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What is an Affimer

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Affimer® reagents are a class of non-antibody binding proteins that have been engineered for a wide range of applications where antibodies and aptamers have limitations. They can be used to detect ...

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​Immunotherapy

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The immune system is a powerful weapon against disease, infections and defective cells. Because cancer cells are the body’s own mutated cells, they are not always recognized by the immune ...

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Treating Cancer – 5 Types of Immunotherapy

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Targeted Antibodies Antibody–Drug Conjugates (ADCs)An antibody–drug conjugate is an antibody linked to an anti-cancer drug. The antibody targets and binds to cancer cells – delivering the “toxic” drug directly to the ...

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Understanding Immunotherapy

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Immunotherapy, also called biologic therapy, is a type of cancer treatment that boosts the body’s natural defenses to fight cancer. It uses substances made by the body or in a ...

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