Can Dendreon Be Saved?

Dendreon's press releases over the past year are seemingly filled with nothing but bad news. Investors suffered another gut punch today, as shares plummeted 23% amid declining Provenge sales -- but also in the face of a significant operational shake-up that should let the company more easily break even. Watch health-care editor and analyst David Williamson break down what these events mean for investors.

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