ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 08, 2011
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(Studio: Richard Besser) A medical procedur in which a new windpipe was grown on plastic scaffolding from a man's stem cells reviewed; diagrams and video shown. [Transplant surgeon Paolo MACCHIARINI- says you can have the organ immediately.] [Transplant patient Andemariam TEKLESENBET-comments.] The biggest breakthrough when we can grow hearts, kidneys and livers from stem cells thus preventing organ rejection discussed.
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