MSKCC: Clinical trials save man whose cancer returned

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Clinical trials have played a critical role in the fight against cancer Participating in one of these studies can mean the opportunity to receive treatment with drugs and therapies years before they're available anywhere else.

Those new treatments can save your life and the lives so many more.

PIX11's Ellyn Marks has the story of Lenny Henderson who first fought off cancer with chemo, but it later came back and wanted to do a different course of treatment. His doctor was able to have him try an experiment treatment which had success.