Christopher Lyles

christopher lyles

Memorial Held For Baltimore Man Who Received Synthetic Trachea

A sad farewell for a Baltimore man who helped change cancer treatment worldwide. WJZ first brought you the story of Christopher Lyles, who received a revolutionary transplant in his fight against a rare cancer.


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Md. Man Who Received Synthetic Trachea Has Died

A sad update on a story WJZ first brought you about a revolutionary procedure to save a Baltimore man’s life. Thirty-year-old Christopher Lyles was only the second person in the world to have a transplant using his own stem cells.


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Md. Man Travels To Sweden For Life-Changing Medical Procedure

A Maryland man is the second person ever to receive a revolutionary transplant.


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Local Man Travels To Sweden For Stem Cell Cancer Treatment

One man journeys across the world to find a cure for his cancer.