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A Science Odyssey: Matters of Life and Death

1998 Rated NR 1hr 52m

This installment of the "Science Odyssey" series tracks important advances in medical science and technology, from primitive methods of fighting medieval plagues to sophisticated developments in organ transplantation. Highlights include the work of Frederick Banting, Charles Best and James Collip in understanding insulin; Alexander Fleming and the creation of penicillin; and the mysteries of cancer that still elude us.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.