US Patent Office awards patent to herbal snakeoil that “kills cancer”

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The USPTO awarded Patent 8,609,915 last December for a mix of “evening primrose oil, rice, sesame seeds, green beans, coffee, meat, cheese, milk, green tea extract, evening primrose seeds, and wine” that “rebukes cancer, cancer cells, and kills cancer” — the accompanying extract states, “it works.” Sounds legit.
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