The Cancer Gene We All Have

“Within every cell in our body, two copies of a tumor suppressor gene called BRCA1 are tasked with regulating the speed at which cells divide.”

In this TED-Ed learn more Michael Windelspecht, learn more about how “these genes can sometimes mutate, making those cells less specialized and more likely to develop into cancer.”

Learn more about cancer: http://bit.ly/1NUN4Hz

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Andreia has a degree in New Communication Technologies and experience in social media, design and tech. She is eager to find new ways to communicate and explore her curiosity about science and technology.

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