… NOVA Cuba's Cancer Hope 53m 45s When the U.S. trade embargo left Cuba isolated from medical resources, Cuban scientists were forced to get creative. Episode: Details. KELVIN LEE : I think everyone here thought that Cuba was stuck in I Love Lucy days, you know? When the trade embargo left Cuba isolated from medical resources, Cuba was forced to get creative. Now they’ve developed lung cancer vaccines that show so much promise, some Americans are defying the embargo and traveling to Cuba for treatment. Now they've developed lung cancer vaccines that show so much promise, some Americans are defying the embargo and traveling to Cuba for treatment. Can they now team up with U.S. partners to make the treatments available to all? They are traveling there even though such a drastic move to fight the cancer means breaking the law. NOVA: Cuba's Cancer Hope DVD,When the U.S. trade embargo left Cuba isolated from medical resources, Cuban scientists were forced to get creative. When the U.S. trade embargo left Cuba isolated from medical resources, Cuban scientists developed their own biotech industry - and promising lung cancer vaccines. Series: NOVA. Series: NOVA Cuba's Cancer Hope. NOVA "Cuba's Cancer Hope". The new “NOVA” special, Cuba’s Cancer Cure,” scheduled to be broadcast at 9 p.m. April 1 on PBS, looks at how Keays and others have found help in the small country south of Florida. NOVA: Cuba’s Cancer Hope Airs Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, April 5 at 2 p.m. on KPBS TV + Sunday, April 5 at 9 p.m. on KPBS 2 + PBS Video App Monday, March 30, 2020 Rating: TVG. In an unprecedented move, Cuban researchers are working with U.S. partners to make the medicines … Cuba’s advances in cancer treatment are largely unknown to most Americans. Courtesy of WGBH. Scientists race to understand and defeat the … He found a way to increase his odds by going to Cuba.

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