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ALS patients fight for right to try drug
San Diego Union-Tribune

They’re the two last ditches of human rights: The right to die and, today’s tense topic, the right to try.

For David Huntley, geology professor emeritus at San Diego State University, the clock is racing to midnight. He wants the chance to live — or die trying. “GM6 gives me more than a 50 percent chance of being alive in 12 months,” he wrote the FDA.