National Breast Cancer Coalition

Keith Knutson, PhD

Research Updates from Year One: Primary Prevention
| May 6, 2012
Knutson presents the vaccine approaches being considered in the Artemis Project®; explains why immunologic pathways hold so much promise, and how the vaccine project is a realizable goal.

Bio:Keith L. Knutson, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Immunology at the Mayo Clinic. He received his PhD from the University of Georgia in 1995. He is a previous recipient of the prestigious Howard Temin Award from the NCI. His research focuses on the immunotherapy of breast and ovarian cancers. Interests are in both the basic immunobiology and clinical translation. In addition to his research, Dr. Knutson participates in and chairs several study sections, and is Director of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Immunotherapy Program.