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In Depth (Life Line: Cloned Pigs and Organ Transplants) #654401

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 02, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The birth on Christmas Day of five gene-altered piglet clones, which may become a source of donors for human organ transplants, examined; scenes shown from Blacksburg, Virginia, of the newborn piglets. [Royal College of Surgeons Sir Peter MORRIS - says the research could be an exciting development in the field of transplantation.] [In Virginia, Dr. David AYERS - talks about transplanting insulin-producing cells.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:02:10

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