Jack Andraka: Improving Cancer Detection at 15

Jack Andraka Pancreatic Cancer Detection Invention

Jack Andraka is an inventor, scientist and cancer researcher at the age of 16. He gained notice after winning the Gordon E. Moore Award in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair and the youth achievement Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award last year. Jack found a way to detect pancreatic cancer and he is now working to apply similar methods to detect other forms of cancer, heart disease, and possibly HIV/AIDs… these are some serious advancements.

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