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From xkcd today, a sobering and accurate comic on surviving cancer (cover the kiddies' eyes, it's got one f-bomb in it): And that is why actually curing cancer is so hard.  How to pick out those few bad cells from … Continue reading

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Why haven’t we cured cancer?

David Gorski did a wonderful job on Science-Based Medicine of answering this question.  In short? Why haven’t scientists cured cancer yet? Leaving aside the trite answer of “Which cancer?” I can say this: Because it’s hard. It’s very, very hard. It’s harder than going … Continue reading

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