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Targeted cancer drugs and immunotherapy

Targeted cancer drugs work by targeting the differences in cancer cells that help them to grow and survive. Other drugs help the immune system to attack cancer. They are called immunotherapies.

About targeted cancer drugs and immunotherapy

Read about these treatments and why you might have them for advanced kidney cancer.

Types of targeted cancer drugs and immunotherapy

You might have one or more of these targeted cancer drugs for advanced kidney cancer. You might have them as part of a clinical trial.

Last reviewed: 
08 Jun 2020
Next review due: 
08 Jun 2023
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