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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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Although several clinical trials by intratumoral injection of LAK cells combined with IL-2 for the glioblastoma patients have been carried out, most of their therapeutic effects have not shown a significant survival benefit [ 50-70].
Rosenberg first used LAK cells and IL-2 in humans in 1984 in patients with advanced cancer.
"Rather than a 'kiss of death,' contact with HSV-infected cells gives NK and LAK cells a 'kiss of paralysis,'" says Jacob.