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Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado: To solve old problems, study new species

Nature is wonderfully abundant, diverse and mysterious — but biological research today tends to focus on only seven species, including rats, chickens, fruit flies and us. We're studying an astonishingly narrow sliver of life, says biologist Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, and hoping it'll be enough to solve the oldest, most challenging problems in science, like cancer. In this visually captivating talk, Alvarado calls on us to interrogate the unknown and shows us the remarkable discoveries that surface when we do.

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Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado

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DR. YOGENDRA NATH

- Sep 9, 2021
Interesting.

jose luis

- Sep 5, 2021
bueno

MOHAMMAD

- Jan 25, 2021
Great!

Anvar

- Mar 25, 2020
Interesting!

Joy Mildred Adhiambo

- Dec 16, 2019
Solving Old with the New

Vedat

- Sep 14, 2019
study new species

Monir

- Apr 12, 2019
Still need a lot of things to learn and discover

Arifin

- Apr 3, 2019
Menarik sekali

Jafar

- Mar 20, 2019
Menarik

Ki

- Jul 4, 2018
Great!
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