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David Agus:
A new strategy in the war on cancer

TEDMED 2009 · 23:44 · Filmed Oct 2009
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David Agus: A new strategy in the war on cancer
23:44 · Filmed October 2009 at TEDMED 2009 · Subtitles available in 20 languages

Too often, says David Agus cancer treatments have a short-sighted focus on individual cells. He suggests a new, cross-disciplinary approach, using atypical drugs, computer modeling and protein analysis to diagnose and treat the whole body.

Cancer Doctor
Although a highly-accomplished conventional doctor, David Agus has embraced the future of medicine and is constantly exploring ways that new technologies can help in the fight against cancer. Full bio
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