In Poland, 150 thousand. people a year learn that suffers from cancer Photo: Glow Images / East News
Finding the causes of cancer is one of the biggest challenges of the twenty-first century medicine. This topic duties include experts chaired by prof. Krystian Jażdżewski. They investigate the genes for inherited diseases such as cancer, or hypercholesterolemia.
– Each tumor arises from a genetic defect, but not necessarily born with it. Mutation usually arises in the course of our lives in a particular tissue, while about one-fifth of patients suffering from cancer was born with this defect in the gene – explains the doctor.
In the program we talked about what gene mutations increase the chances of getting . What is the relationship between research scientists and Polish actress Angelina Jolie-Pitt? What is the risk of women developing breast cancer? Guest Radio Ones also talked about what is the purpose of Polish scientists.
broadcast Title: Eureka – culture and science
runs Artur Wolski
guest: prof. Krystian Jażdżewski (physician and researcher at the Center for New Technology of the University of Warsaw)
Date of issue: 03/08/2016
Time of issue: 20.16
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