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Nobel prize winners for medicine announced Nobel prize winners for medicine announced
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American and immunologists win annual award for work on a new approach to cancer treatment American and immunologists win annual award for work on a new approach to cancer treatment
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The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine <a href="https://qz.com/1408100/the-2018-nobel-prize-winners-in-medicine-physics-chemistry-peace-economics-and-literature/">has been awarded</a> to James Allison and Tasuku Honjo “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation". The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine <a href="https://qz.com/1408100/the-2018-nobel-prize-winners-in-medicine-physics-chemistry-peace-economics-and-literature/">has been awarded</a> to James Allison and Tasuku Honjo “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation".
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  Dr. Allison and Dr. Honjo's work includes using the body's own immune system to attack the cancer, <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/01/health/nobel-prize-medicine.html">according to the New York Times</a>. Their work has opened the door for new drugs and have put patients who had no options into remission.
  The Noble Committee credits the winners for establishing new forms of cancer treatments.
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