Medical treatment by satellite
Doctors at Shinshu University in Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture
consulted Feb. 19 with their colleagues in Belarus after carrying out
via satellite a transplant of peripheral blood stem cells for a
five-year-old female leukemia patient in Belarus. Shinshu University
has been providing medical support to the former Soviet republic
since 1991 to treat victims suffering from radiation exposure
stemming from the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident.
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