Dr. William Schaffner on French drug trial disaster

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Dr. William Schaffner on French drug trial disaster TN

Health officials in France say an experimental drug trial has gone horribly wrong.

Six volunteers are now hospitalized after participating in a pharmaceutical test.

One of them is brain dead and four others are said to be experiencing neurological side effects.

CCTV America’s Elaine Reyes spoke with Dr. William Schaffner of Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He’s Chair of the Department of Preventive Medicine.

Dr. William Schaffner on French drug trial disaster

Dr. William Schaffner on French drug trial disaster

Health officials in France say an experimental drug trial has gone horribly wrong.