Health is not characterized only by the
absence of disease; nowadays, health can be perceived as a human right. Health
policies all over the world aim to increase the life expectancy, the health and
the quality of life of citizens, within the limits of the available resources.
In this opinion paper, innovation aspects in medicine, healthcare, and health
policy reforms are presented, with a special focus on cancer care, novel
therapies and immuno-therapies that boost or restore the human immune system to
help overcome disease, research trends and new developments.
medicine, health, health care, oncology