CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 14, 2011
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(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) A new heart disease treatment using stem cells to repair the heart examined; details given about the experimental treatment developed at a Los Angeles hospital with diagrams of the stem cell research shown; details given about the success of the small study on regeneration of cells. [Heart patient Ken MILLES- recounts his heart problems and "magic pill" treatment.] [Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Dr. Eduardo MARBAN- says heart scarring is irreversible.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley, Jon LaPook) This stem cell breakthrough from three very good institutions, what is new about the use of heart stem cells and when it could become a common treatment discussed.
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