Treatment Saved ~90% of Terminal Cancer Patients…

…but it has scary side effects

Militarizing the body’s natural immune responses so that it can fight off cancerous uprisings has been seen as a promising strategy for years. Now, a sneak peek of data from a small clinical trial suggests that the method may in fact be as useful as doctors hope—but there are still some serious kinks to work out.

Source: Treatment saved ~90% of terminal cancer patients, but it has scary side effects

To recap – 95% full remission, 5% death compared to 100% death.  I’d take those odds, and it’s not like you’d suffer the decision for the rest of your life.  I do hope they get the remaining 5% to at least not die.