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Med.: Parkinson's Disease / Fetal Cell Transplant #318853

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 11, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Susan Spencer) Controversial operation for Parkinson's disease featured; details given of operation in Denver, Colorado, in which human fetal cells were transplanted to brain of person with the disease. [University of Colorado Dr. Curt FREED - discusses case.] [Med. ethicist Arthur CAPLAN - says medical has not waited for government regulations.] [College of Notre Dame T.L. BRINK - discusses issue of abusing rights of unborn.] [FREED - discusses using fetal cells.] [Emory Univ. Hospital Dr. Ray WATTS - discusses using procedure.]

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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