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Oh, absolutely. I was actually beside myself, it was
so irritating. Mrs. Krim has been trying to make a laboratory
for interferon and she finally had to start one in Switzerland
to get something going, because the doctors have been so
indifferent to doing anything about it here.
Now, it's largely because anything that happens
out of the United States, people don't believe in. Strander
and Cantell are not salesmen of anything, and some of the bone
cancers that were being treated were of a slightly less
virulent type than what some American doctors considered
was pure osteogenic carcinoma. However, anything that
prevents the onset of a virulent disease like that, that's
-- is exciting.
Now, last year you told me about Dr. De Vita and PALA.
Yes. Now, PALA is still under investigation. Nothing -- there
have been a few striking remissions, but they may not
have come to the right dosage yet, but none of the people
that have it in patients have yet seen anything as striking as
they expected it to be really from their animal studies.
It may still develop because they may not be giving the right
You know, it takes so long to discover what dosage
and what pulsing of dosage is needed, and if it needs to be
given with another drug or not. You see, methotrexate was
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