Jack Andraka:
Un test promiţǎtor pentru cancerul pancreatic ... descoperit de un adolescent

TED2013 · 10:49 · Filmed Feb 2013
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Peste 85% din numǎrul total de cancere de pancreas sunt detectate târziu, când pacienții au mai puţin de 2% şanse de vindecare. Cum e posibil? Jack Andraka ne vorbeşte despre cum a pus la punct un test pentru detectarea cancerului pancreatic incipient care costǎ foarte puţin, este eficient și neinvaziv – toate astea înainte de a împlini 16 ani.

Cancer detector inventor
A paper on carbon nanotubes, a biology lecture on antibodies and a flash of insight led 15-year-old Jack Andraka to design a cheaper, more sensitive cancer detector. Full bio
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