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Bad Cell Division Doesn't Always Lead to Cancer

Special | 43m 12s

Mark Burkard, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine and Public Health, UW-Madison, discusses the ways cells copy themselves and what happens when the copy is bad. Burkard talks about cell division and cancer from a historical perspective and shares the story of the discovery of klerokenesis.

Aired: 03/06/13

Rating: TV-G

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