September 04, 2017 04:28 PM
On Wednesday, the Food and Drug Administration issued what it called "an historic action."
The agency approved the first gene therapy available in the united states.
It's called Kymriah, and gives some patients with leukemia a second chance to recover.
KSTP medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou tells us why some doctors think this could lead to a new approach for treating cancer and other serious diseases.
Dr. Archelle Georgiou
Updated: September 04, 2017 04:28 PM
Created: September 03, 2017 07:59 PM
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