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Cutting Edge (Technology: Breast Cancer Testing) #189863

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 28, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(San Jose: Judy Muller) New technology that may eliminate the need for diagnostic surgery for breast cancer featured; NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) animation shown of the "smart probe" instant diagnosis process. [University of California at San Francisco Breast Center director Dr. Laura ESSERMAN - says the breast cancer test wait can be torture; hopes biopsies can be replaced.] [BioLuminate, Incorporated, CEO Richard HULAR, co-inventor and NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) researcher Richard MAH - explains how the diagnostic needle works.]

Jennings, Peter;
Muller, Judy

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