December 10, 2012
Girl's Immune System Reprogrammed to Kill Cancer
Denise Grady, New York Times
Emma Whitehead has been bounding around the house lately, practicing somersaults and rugby-style tumbles that make her parents wince.
It is hard to believe, but last spring Emma, then 6, was near death from leukemia. She had relapsed twice after chemotherapy, and doctors had run out of options.
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