Eva Vertes

Eva Vertes olha para o futuro da medicina

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Eva Vertes - tinha apenas 19 anos quando fez esta palestra - discute sua jornada para estudar medicina e seu desejo de entender as raízes do câncer e do mal de 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.