Liver Cancer: A Promising Avenue for More Effective Immunotherapies

Feb 14, 2024 | Immunology

Hepatocellular carcinoma is associated with known risk factors such as chronic hepatitis B or C infection, alcohol abuse, and metabolic dysfunction. It is the most common type of liver cancer. Despite major advances in immunotherapy, this cancer is often fatal: around 75% of patients with advanced HCC fail to respond to this type of treatment, for reasons that had yet to be clarified.