Eva Vertes

Eva Vertes guarda al futuro della medicina

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Eva Vertes - appena diciannovenne - parla del suo cammino verso lo studio della medicina fino alla comprensione delle origini del cancro e dell'Alzheimer.

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Eva Vertes · 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.

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.