Cuba's cancer hope
DVD
2020
2 available of 3 items

NOVA explores the fascinating history of Cuban biomedical research and follows the journey of two cancer patients, one from the island and one from the U.S, receiving new vaccines. As they prove effective in some patients, Cuban scientists are teaming up with a leading U.S. cancer institute to develop an even more effective treatment by combining the best of both countries' research and medical technologies. But can they overcome the embargo?

Item Details
Series:
Nova
Nova (Television program) DVD.
Subjects:
Cancer -- Treatment -- Cuba.
Cancer -- Treatment -- United States.
Vaccines -- Cuba.
Vaccines -- United States.
Genre:
Medical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Cahalane, Laurie, television producer.
David, Keith, narrator.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
Smith, Llewellyn, television director, screenwriter.
Thomson, Kelly, television producer.
Wallace, Melanie (Producer), television producer.
ISBN:
9781531711849
Description:
1 videodisc (60 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
E.
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Other Title:
Nova. Cuba's cancer hope
Notes:
Originally broadcast as an episode of Nova in 2020.
"SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--container.
Title from container.
Wide screen (16x9).
Narrator, Keith David.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; stereophonic.
For private home use only.
In English with English subtitles ; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
NV61909
12751467
Link to PAC
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