ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 15, 2012
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(New York: Linsey Davis) A new era in medicine with "regenerative therapy," growing replacement body parts from stem cells, examined; details given about the experimental stem cell surgery to grow a new windpipe around a plastic scaffold. [Transplant patient Christopher LYLES- talks about his cancer.] [Transplant surgeon professor Paolo MACCHIARINI- comments on the technique.] The use of stem cells to create other body parts noted.
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