Medical oncologist Julie Brahmer, M.D., explains how immunotherapy works as a tool in treating lung cancer. Using toys and finger paints, she demonstrates how the immune system attacks cancer cells. Dr. Brahmer discusses why immunotherapy is a promising new treatment that can extend lives in certain cases, helping some people with lung cancer live longer and better lives.

For more information or to make an appointment at the Johns Hopkins Lung Cancer Program, call 410-955-LUNG (5864). Find us online at: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/kimmel_cancer_center/centers/lung_cancer_program/

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