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Eva Vertes:
Eva vertes mira hacia el futuro de la medicina.

TED2005 · 18:49 · Filmed Feb 2005
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Eva Vertes — con sólo 19 cuando dió esta charla — habla sobre su viaje hacia el estudio de la medicina y su pasión por entender las raíces del cáncer y el Alzheimer.

Neuroscience and cancer researcher
Eva Vertes is a microbiology prodigy. Her discovery, at age 17, of a compound that stops fruit-fly brain cells from dying was regarded as a step toward curing Alzheimer's. Now she aims to find better ways to treat — and avoid — cancer. Full bio
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