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Charles Fishburne

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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

Articles by Charles Fishburne

UVA Reports Success in Stem Cell Transplants Using Non-Controversial Procedure

Two patients with acute leukemia are responding well to the first stem cell transplants in Virginia. As Charles Fishburne reports, the procedures were performed at UVA using cells from the umbilical cord following a birth, a procedure that avoids the controversy surrounding embryonic stem cell research.


Massey Cancer Center, Not UVA Was First in the State in Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Transplants

Virginia Center for Wind Energy Hosts Kidwind Challenge at SMV

The Virginia Center for Wind Energy at James Madison University hosted the first annual “Kidwind Challenge” over the weekend   As Charles Fishburne tells us in this WCVE Science Matters report, middle and high school teams from around the state brought their projects -- and their new knowledge about wind power --  to the Science Museum of Virginia.

Read more and see the video here.