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Medicine: Cancer Treatment #1035114

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Dec 09, 2012
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(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced.

(Phillipsburg, Pennsylvania: Elaine Quijano) A study on leukemia treatment using the patient's own immune cells examined; details given about the case of youngster Emma Whitehead, who has ALL cancer; diagram shown of the immune therapy. [Cancer patient's mother Kari†† WHITEHEAD, father Tom WHITERHEAD††- talk about their daughter.] [Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Dr. Stephan GRUPP††- talks about this new cancer treatment where the injected T-cells attack cancer cells; adds now there is no cancer in Emily.]

Glor, Jeff;
Quijano, Elaine

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