The developer of the medication, the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology in Havana, is forbidden to bring a nine-year-old drug, called Heberprot-P, to the United States for clinical trials and use.
Miami will likely not initially be the Cuban trade partner that some might expect.
Reporter Eric Barton talked about his story on Tampa's courtship of Cuba.
Eric Barton: Mientras la política de línea dura en Miami domina el debate sobre Cuba, Tampa trata de aprovechar lo que ofrece el vecino comunista de la Florida.
As hardline politics in Miami dominate debate about Cuba, Tampa looks to capitalize on Florida’s communist neighbor.
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