Quyen Nguyen:
Quyen Nguyen: Cirurgias com código de cores

TEDMED 2011 · 16:08 · Filmed Oct 2011
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Os cirurgiões são ensinados por livros que, convenientemente, mostram os tecidos com códigos de cores, mas não é assim na vida real - até agora. Numa TEDMED, Quyen Nguyen mostra-nos como um marcador molecular consegue fazer tumores brilhar numa cor verde néon, ajudando os cirurgiões a cortar no sítio certo.

Quyen Nguyen uses molecular probes that make tumors — and just the tumors — glow, as an extraordinary aid to surgeons. Full bio
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