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|The first surgical implantation of genetically modified tissue into the brain of an Alzheimer's patient took place on April 5, 2001 at UCSD's John and Sally B. Thornton Hospital in La Jolla. Photo4.tiff Photo4.jpg Photo4.eps|
|In the MRI suite, Dr. Mark Tuszynski and members of the surgical team discuss the brain coordinates for the tissue implants. MRI Suite.tif MRI Suite.jpg|
|Left to right, Drs. Mark Tuszynski, John Alksne and Hoi Sang U in surgery with the first patient to receive surgically implanted genetically modified tissue for Alzheimer's disease. Surgery.tif Surgery.jpg|
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