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Coley's Toxins

Why are Coley's Toxins illegal in the US?


Article - Bacterial Pyrogens: Beneficial Effects on Cancer Patients (by Helen Coley Nauts)

Results and insights on 896 of Dr. William Coley's patients by his daughter, Helen Coley Nauts, including the importance of fever on survival.


Article - Beyond Magic Bullets: Helen Coley Nauts and the Battle for Immunotherapy (Cancer Research Institute)

Review - Dr William Coley and tumour regression: a place in history or in the future (Hoption Cann, van Netten, van Netten)

Article - Helen C. Nauts, 93, Champion Of Her Father's Cancer Work (New York Times)

Article - The Treatment of Malignant Tumors by Repeated Inoculations of Erysipelas: with a Report of Ten Original Cases. (William Coley)

Review by the American Cancer Society calling Coley's Toxins quackery - Unproven Methods of Cancer Treatment Coley's Mixed Toxins (found on the US National Library of Medicine website,

Blog post - What Is Coley Fluid

Article - Fever and Cancer in Perspective (by Uwe Hobohm)

(Full-text requested and will be added here if approved)

Downloadable Full-Text Articles

Coleys Lessons Remembered: Augmenting Mistletoe Therapy

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Spontaneous Remission of Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Very Rare Event

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January 31, 2014

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