Lifeblood

Blood, the liquid tissue, protects life.

Through our veins march an army of white blood cells, preventing illness.

Scientists have harnessed this defence force to create a cancer therapy set to revolutionise the treatment of this disease.

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01Banking For The Future20040107

Blood, the liquid tissue, protects life.

Through our veins march an army of white blood cells, preventing illness.

Scientists have harnessed this defence force to create a cancer therapy set to revolutionise the treatment of this disease.In the first of a two part series, Georgina Ferry visits a unique blood bank of killer cells and meets the patients whose lives have been saved thanks to this new therapy.

02 LASTThe Power Within20040114

Georgina Ferry discovers how scientists are harnessing this defence force to develop new therapies which will revolutionise the treatment of a range of diseases, from cancer to multiple sclerosis.