July 10, 2008
If the title sounds fishy, it’s not angling for a story about using fish stem cells. Just reeling in another story about real people that have been successfully treated with adult stem cells, the Durbin brothers of Louisiana.
Craig was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and Glenn with Hodgkin’s disease. Both credit their winning fight over these cancers with life-saving, stem cell transplants.
This little tidbit of information is tucked near the beginning of the story, the majority of which is about Craig landing a state record 55-pound catfish, just 3 pounds off the world record. Fishing enthusiasts can land the details of the catch in the full article.