Kary Mullis:
Uma cura da próxima geração para infeções mortíferas.

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As bactérias multirresistentes matam, mesmo nos melhores hospitais. Mas infeções complicadas, como as provocadas por Staphilococcus e Anthrax podem vir a ter agora uma surpresa. O Nobel da Química Kary Mullis, que viu um amigo morrer quando fortes antibióticos falharam, revela uma nova cura radical que promete resultados extraordinários.

Kary Mullis won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing a way to copy a strand of DNA. (His technique, called PCR, jump-started the 1990s' biorevolution.) He's known for his wide-ranging interests — and strong opinions. Full bio
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