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NOVA; Battles in the War on Cancer: Breast Cancer: Turning The Tide

02/12/1988

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Series
NOVA
Program
Battles in the War on Cancer: Breast Cancer: Turning The Tide
Program Number

1506

Series Description

Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

Breast cancer claims the lives of four American women every hour. Jane Pauley of NBC News hosts and narrates this NOVA report on stepped-up efforts to reduce the death rate from this all-too-common killer. It follows Dr. Susan Love, a breast cancer specialist.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Battles in the War on Cancer: Breast Cancer: Turning The Tide,” 02/12/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_20669C36820C47C29E4E24A5B0CC57D9.
MLA: “NOVA; Battles in the War on Cancer: Breast Cancer: Turning The Tide.” 02/12/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_20669C36820C47C29E4E24A5B0CC57D9>.
APA: NOVA; Battles in the War on Cancer: Breast Cancer: Turning The Tide. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_20669C36820C47C29E4E24A5B0CC57D9
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