Prof. The core of Kazper Van Eikc is available on Erasmus MC for the construction of special units that can be cultivated oncolitic viruses. Viruses are designed to neutralize tumor cells. Thus, the new treatment of pancreatic cancer has become much closer.
Pancreatic cancer is the most common form of cancer. Eight out of every ten die every day.
Restore is low. Only seven per cent of the patients live for a long time. Many die after six months of diagnosis.
Camper Support Casper campaign was launched in autumn 2015 to raise awareness of the patient about pancreatic cancer and to raise money for new types of treatment.
Agriculture units are ready by the end of 2019
Casper van Eijck works with doctors and scientists from various academic centers in the fight against pancreatic cancer.
Pedigree sections of Erasmus MC should be ready by the end of 2019. The so-called viral immunotherapy is not only for the pancreatic cancer but also for the treatment of other diseases.