Charlie Gard has first brain scan since April

Dr Michio Hirano flew to London from New York and went straight to examine the 11-month-old at Great Ormond Street Hospital. The Harvard-educated neuroscientist is Charlie’s last hope.

Charlie Gard had his first brain scan since April ahead of yesterday’s arrival of the American doctor who wants to save him.Dr Michio Hirano flew to London from New York and went straight to examine the 11-month-old at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).The Harvard-educated neuroscientist – Charlie’s last hope – was joined by a doctor from the Pope’s hospital in Rome, which is also offering to treat the boy.They spent five hours at the hospital with him and studied his latest brain scan, tak...