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4 11, 2014

Vote for candidates that will increase NCI funding

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Pollsters are constantly asking voters which issues are most important to them; jobs, national defense or various social issues.  I'm basically a one issue voter.  I want to see the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Cancer Institute's (NCI) decimated budgets restored--and then increased. Unfortunately, details like this are rarely discussed in today's world

11 09, 2013

Black Swan Research Initiative (Part Two)

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With few exceptions, most myeloma specialists don't believe that our cancer can be cured using therapy options available today.  These exceptions include a small percentage (5-10%) of allogeneic (donor) transplant recipients, and possibly some low risk, Total Therapy grads from Arkansas.  Any others are considered outliers; rare exceptions that don't fit the norm. Five years