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INDEPENDENT LENS : Jim Allison: Breakthrough

Monday, April 27, 2020, 10:00-11:30 p.m. ET

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INLE Jim Allison Ep Main

Meet a visionary doctor discovering a new way to use the immune system to help defeat cancer.

  • Airdate(s): 4/26/2020, 6:00 - 7:30 PM ET
  • INLE #: 2115
  • Original Broadcast: 4/27/2020

Episode Description

Meet a visionary doctor on a journey to find a cure for cancer. Nobel Prize winner Dr. Jim Allison spent decades waging a lonely but ultimately fruitful quest to discover a way the immune system can stop cancer in its tracks.


Press Documents

  • Bill Haney's "Jim Allison: Breakthrough" Premieres on INDEPENDENT LENS Monday, April 27, 2020 on PBS and PBS.org

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