Originally Posted by wyndslash
wasn't there some news earlier about a cure for cancer found in a university? in fact, it's been floating around for a few years. i'm not sure whether it's true or not, but it's not been widely known because the drug companies wouldn't make any money off it..
It is not possible to make a wonder drug against cancer. Cancer can be caused by mutations in thousands of genes, requirering different treatments, making it impossible, short of creating a mixture that works in thousands of different ways at the same time - or cutting them away.
A basic molecular biology understanding will show you this.