Does this man have a cure for cancer? – Hector Alila is CEO of Esperance Pharmaceuticals, a Baton Rouge-based company on the front lines of the war against one of the world’s deadliest and costliest diseases.


    Christine Waller had just finished breast-feeding her 11-month-old son on that day in May 2009 when she felt the lump. Waller was only 32, and with no family history of cancer, she believed it was ben…

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