CANCER

Roche launches cancer immunotherapy research network

The logo of Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche is seen outside their headquarters in Basel

The logo of Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche is seen outside their headquarters in Basel  (Copyright Reuters 2016)

Roche has launched a global cancer immunotherapy Centers of Research Excellence network, saying it will invest up to 100 million Swiss francs ($100.3 million) in the project.

More on this...

The research network of 21 academic centers around the world is intended to support basic and clinical research collaboration to advance the science of cancer immunotherapy, the Basel-based drugmaker said on Tuesday.