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A Closer Look (Breast Cancer Test) #874995

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 09, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A closer look at a genetic test that can spares chemotherapy for some with breast cancer introduced; American Cancer Society statistics cited.

(New York: Kate Snow) The fight against breast cancer featured; details given about the testing of the cancer tumor and the need for further refinement of the process. [Breast cancer patient Eleanor GARRITY†- comments on her treatment.] [Johnson Comprehensive Cancer Center Dr. Patricia GANZ†- backs the tests as a personalized biological evaluation.] [Montefiore-Einstein Cancer Center Dr. Joseph SPARANO†- offers analysis.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Insurance coverage of the test noted.

Gibson, Charles;
Snow, Kate

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