Five Questions With: Dr. Richard Junghans

"WE ARE actually ready to treat our first breast cancer patients and will begin during the summer, I expect, to do the first treatments," said Dr. Richard Junghans, chief of surgical research at Roger Williams Medical Center. /
When a virus infects your body, T cells hunt down and kill the infected host cells. Now imagine if they could do the same for cancer, zeroing in on tumors and eliminating them. Dr. Richard Junghans, chief of surgical research at Roger Williams Medical Center, has modified T cells to create “designer T cells” that…

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