Winners of the 2014 William B. Coley Award

As a scientist you always hope that something you discover will make a difference.

The Cancer Research Institute’s annual awards honor scientists for breakthrough contributions to the field of cancer immunologyThis video profiles three of the 2014 Coley Award winners and their pioneering discovery of the PD-1 checkpoint bloackade, which laid the foundation for cancer treatments that are now FDA approved.

Client: Cancer Research Institute

Director of Photography: Dan Winckler
Producer/Story Editor: Emily Kornblut
Sound Operator: Joshua Simon
Production Assistant: Daniel Ramirez
Editor: Dan Winckler