According to HubPages.com Canadian researchers found a relatively simple cure for cancer but it did not make headlines or generate interest from pharmaceuticals. The article spells out the reason: "Pharmaceutical companies are not investing in this research because DCA method cannot be patented, without a patent they can’t make money..." Ouch! Hmm... well, we'll just have to keep dying of cancer because there is no money to be made with this cure. Let's hope they can come up with a patentable cure soon! Read the whole article here.