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Francis Collins: Ci servono farmaci migliori — ora

TEDMED 2012 · 14:40 · Filmed Apr 2012
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Oggi conosciamo la causa molecolare di 4000 malattie, ma le cure sono disponibili solo per 250 di esse. Ma perché ci vuole tanto? Il medico genetista Francis Collins spiega perché la scoperta sistematica di farmaci è imperativa, anche per malattie rare e complesse, e offre alcune soluzioni — come insegnare ai vecchi farmaci nuovi trucchi..

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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