Listen to this episode


Share this article

07.14 18 Jun 2019


Cellular immunotherapy is one of the most exciting developments in cancer treatment this decade.

It has already resulted in dramatically improved outcomes from many people suffering from different blood cancers - one of which being ‘Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia’ or CLL for short.

Dr. Brian Koffman, Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President for non-profit CLL Society has dedicated himself to teaching and helping the CLL community since his diagnosis in 2005.

Dr Koffman joins Jonathan in studio to discuss CLL, his road to recovery, and the exciting potential of an experimental immunotherapy called CAR-T.


Read more about

Brian Koffman CAR-T CLL Cancer Futureproof Immunotherapy Leukemia Newstalk Science Treatment

Related Episodes

Stephen Kenny makes his presse...

00:13:56

Stephen Kenny makes his presser bow as Ireland boss | THE NEWSROUND

Highlights From Off The Ball

00:13:56


The 65 Roses Charity Day 10th...

00:10:06

The 65 Roses Charity Day 10th April

Highlights From The Pat Kenny Show

00:10:06


Taking Stock Podcast: Possible...

00:42:34

Taking Stock Podcast: Possible Long Term Social and Economic Affects of Covid-19, Israel's Response to the Current Crisis, Life in China After Easing of Restrictions

Taking Stock With Vincent Wall

00:42:34


Shane Lowry Interview | 'I wou...

00:42:34

Shane Lowry Interview | 'I would love to be defending my title this year' | Lockdown, Golf & The Open

Golf Weekly

00:42:34

Live: Title

Now playing

00:00:00 / 00:00:00
Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share


Up next

Episode title
Show
Duration

You currently have no podcasts in your queue.

Go to podcasts

On Air

Best Of Newstalk

Best Of Newstalk

00:00-06:00

Share

Up next

BREAKFAST BRIEFING

BREAKFAST BRIEFING

06:00-06:30

Share

BREAKFAST BUSINESS

BREAKFAST BUSINESS

06:30-07:00

Share

NEWSTALK BREAKFAST

NEWSTALK BREAKFAST

07:00-09:00

Share

THE PAT KENNY SHOW

THE PAT KENNY SHOW

09:00-12:00

Share

LUNCHTIME LIVE

LUNCHTIME LIVE

12:00-14:00

Share

MONCRIEFF

MONCRIEFF

14:00-16:00

Share

THE HARD SHOULDER

THE HARD SHOULDER

16:00-19:00

Share

OFF THE BALL

OFF THE BALL

19:00-22:00

Share

SPLANC

SPLANC

22:00-00:00

Share

BEST OF NEWSTALK

BEST OF NEWSTALK

00:00-07:00

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on