Stars align for synthetic vocal cord trials (3:55)
June 13 - Mega-star singers Roger Daltrey, Steven Tyler and Julie Andrews have thrown their support behind ground-breaking research in Boston, to produce synthetic vocal cords for people who cannot speak because of disease or injury. The scientists behind the research say they are ready to test the vocal cords on humans in clinical trials, the next step toward giving a voice to the voiceless. Ben Gruber reports. ( Transcript )
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