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Putting Out the Fire: Reducing Cancer-causing Inflammation

Member of CRI's Scientific Advisory Council and 2013 Coley Award-winner Michael Karin, Ph.D., a professor of pharmacology and pathology at the UCSD School of Medicine, discusses the role that inflammation plays in tumor growth and progression. Karin's research is devoted to understanding the molecular mechanisms of inflammation in the hopes of defusing its role in cancer and improving results with cancer immunotherapy.