Targeted (biological) therapies

Targeted (biological) therapies explained

How targeted therapies work

How targeted therapies work

This animation shows how targeted therapies work and what effect they have on the body.

About our cancer information videos

This animation shows how targeted therapies work and what effect they have on the body.

About our cancer information videos

Leukaemia, chronic lymphocytic (CLL) Targeted therapy for CLL

Targeted therapy drugs may be used to treat CLL. They can be given on their own or with chemotherapy.

General information Cancer growth inhibitors

Cancer growth inhibitors block certain chemical signals within cells, which slows down or stops the growth of the cancer.

General information Monoclonal antibodies

Monoclonal antibodies can attach themselves to cancer cells. They can trigger a person’s immune system to work against the cancer or some monoclonal antibodies work in other ways.