CMOR Publishes MetAction Success Story

Dr Hansen ReeProfessor Anne Hansen Ree of the CMOR Acredit team has published a paper outlining a case study on a patient with a formerly incurable metastatic colorectal cancer who was able to experience a remarkable reversal of the disease.

The patient presented to the MetAction study with extensive metastases from a resected right-sided colon cancer that were refractory to all standard therapies. The patient had the genetic profile of her metastatic disease determined in the study, which revealed a rare mutation that hinted at possible effect of cancer immune therapy. Shortly after starting such treatment the patient experienced a notable and durable response, underlining the value of applying a broad analysis of gene mutations in tumors in order to occasionally identify rare mutations that can be treated and possibly cure patients with advanced cancer using cancer immune therapy.

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