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Cancer-Stricken Patients Find Strength Through T-Bear

Cancer-Stricken Patients Find Strength Through T-Bear

The Therapeutic Cell Production Core and its’ team at Seattle Children's Research Institute give back to cancer-stricken patients by personally delivering T cells and T-Bears to those undergoing immunotherapy. Laura White, a researcher from Seattle Children’s Research Institute, discusses how T-Bear can make a life-changing moment feel a little more personal for cancer patients. Sara Osborne, a representative from Safeway, talks about their partnership with Strong Against Cancer and where to buy a T-Bear.

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