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The Challenge – spot the difference

We have outlined how cancer is caused by own body’s cells growing out of control. We have also told you that cancer cells contain changes from our normal body cells, …

Create your own Glossary

Although we have tried to use approachable language in our materials, there will be a series of new key words related to cancer, immunology, and immunotherapy that you may not …

ImmuneSmart Cell Challenge

Now that you have learnt about the different cells of the immune system and their roles, we would like you to test your knowledge in the ImmuneSmart Cell Challenge. This …

Internet based sources of information

We will supply you with the basic materials and information you need for our course in our video activities and written documents. However, you may wish to extend your knowledge; …

How to get the most from the course

We have divided the material into three weeks. The content will vary over the weeks, but the delivery methods will be similar. Each week we will include little quizzes to …

Understanding checkpoint blockade

As we’ve heard, Checkpoint Blockade therapies are beginning to have dramatic effects in some patient groups. But how do these new therapies work? Your task: watch the video animation in …

Cancer – a growing problem

Your task: watch the video above in which Professor Ben Willcox considers why the rates of cancer seem to be increasing across the world. Reflect on any new information or …