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Medicine: Stem Cells / ALS #964315

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Apr 29, 2010
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(Studio & Michigan: Sanjay Gupta) A possible breakthrough in stem cell research featured; details given about a stem cell operation trial; scenes shown from the hospital of the fetal stem cell injection trial. [Emory University neurosurgeon Dr. Nicholas BOULIS†- explains the treatment.] [With ALS, trial participant, John CORNICK†- recounts his symptoms; comments on how he feels after the operation.] Diagram of ALS in the body shown. [University of Michigan neurologist Dr. Eva FELDMAN†- describes the procedure on nerve cells.]
Gupta, Sanjay

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