Baltimore Sun photo by Chiaki Kawajiri
August 12, 2008
Peggy Murphy thought she had been victorious in her battle against breast cancer, but the 57-year old had a recurrence. In an effor to prolong her life, she entered Dr. Leisha Emens' breast cancer vaccine trial in the spring. Even so, it appeared her cancer was spreading and she had to return to chemotherapy and more conventional treatments.