Chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy in cancer: Advances and challenges
Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy has drawn the most attention ever in the treatment of hematologic malignancies due to its impressive efficacy in heavily pretreated patients. However, the use of CAR T-cell therapy has just started in the field of solid tumor. Till now, four CAR T-cell therapies have been approved in the world, and an increasing number of patients will receive this expensive treatment. Thus, we will briefly talk about the advances and challenges in the adventure of CAR T-cell therapy.
Keywords: CAR T-cell, solid tumor, cancer