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Francis Collins:
Francis Collins: Necesitamos mejores medicamentos, ahora

TEDMED 2012 · 14:40 · Filmed Apr 2012
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Hoy día conocemos la causa molecular de 4000 enfermedades, pero los tratamientos están dispobibles sólo para 250. Así que, ¿por qué la demora? El médico y genetista Francis Collins explica por qué el descubrimiento sistemático de medicamentos es imperativo, incluso para enfermedades raras y complejas, y ofrece un par de soluciones, como enseñarle nuevos trucos a viejos medicamentos.

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Geneticist, physician
A key player in the US' new brain-mapping project, Francis Collins is director of the National Institutes of Health. Full bio

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