Your Ad Here
RSS Bookmark and Share
 
Skip Navigation LinksHome > Health and Nature > Man with Golden Cells
SUBMIT VIDEO LINKS AND EARN MONEY -- Visit Submit Videos Page
Man with Golden Cells
Views: 3335
17 Votes
Report Broken Link
Email Bookmark and Share
You have not rated
Related videos: Health and Nature
views:8130
00:11:21
15 Votes
views:6772
00:01:59
20 Votes
views:7274
00:01:47
20 Votes
views:5557
00:02:17
9 Votes
views:5812
00:01:37
4 Votes
views:5211
00:01:54
6 Votes
views:7346
00:02:14
15 Votes
views:5704
00:10:12
7 Votes
views:9691
00:01:06
21 Votes
views:8452
00:04:36
9 Votes
1234...Last
Summary
If you think that your blood, cells or tissues that are leftover as part of a medical procedure end up in trash in the hospital, you may need to rethink. Human cells, tissues and genes are now the object of investment and global trade. Although trade in human organs is prohibited, ambiguity arises in case of trade of cells and tissues. Many scientists and pharmaceutical companies are interested in those resources. This video brings forward the case of John Moore who was suffering from a rare and deadly form of leukemia. He got his spleen removed in a hospital but his doctor David Goldie studied his cells and found that his cells were capable of producing enormous amount of hormone CSF which can be used in cancer treatment. Dr. Goldie teamed up with a pharma giant and doctor Tom Maniatis in order to explore the commercial possibilities of the cells. But in 1984 John Moore initiated a legal action against the patent application by the doctors.
Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nV0j36T9wqM
Part 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrHVMcKIUKs
Part 4: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ExBT-DLxNg
Part 5: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-443s_UlXFk
Keywords: cells, tissues, genes, organ trade, biotechnology
Your Ad Here





Your Ad Here