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CBS Evening News for
Thursday, May 14, 2009

Headline: Medicine: Cancer Treatment / Immunotherapy

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Summary:(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced. {Note: local weather bulletin on screen.}

(Studio: Jon LaPook) An experimental cancer treatment, immunotherapy, that manipulates a patient's own immune system to fight cancer featured; details given about the traditional multiple treatments for a child's neuroblastoma; diagram shown of how the immunotherapy works. [Young cancer patient Brian MULLIN, parents Eileen†† & Jim MULLIN - talk about Brian's cancer.] [Maria Fareri Children's Hospital Dr. M. Fevzi OZKAYNAK†- comments.]

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Program Time:05:50:50 pm - 05:52:50 pm. Duration: 02:00
Reporters:Glor, Jeff; LaPook, Jon
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:932500