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3010: Researcher makes lung cancer breakthrough

Lung cancer is the number one cause of cancer deaths in Australia. Dr. Clare Weeden says her clinic has discovered how to block the growth of cancerous cells and shrink tumours.  Ben Silvester and Jakeb Fair report.

Video by Benjamin Silvester
and Jakeb Fair


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