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Documentary Series by Ken Burns – Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies – Episode 2

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We’re always on the lookout for relevant and educational information to include on Civilian Exposure.

This new PBS documentary series by Ken Burns on cancer will be thought-provoking and useful for those that want to see the entire scope of the impact of cancer in our world.

The following is the second of four episodes we will share. Look for the next episode to be posted in the coming weeks.

 

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Original Air Date: March 30, 2015
Run Time: 01:51:51

The search for a “cure” for cancer is the greatest epic in the history of science, spanning centuries and continents. This episode follows that centuries-long search, but centers on the story of Sidney Farber, who, defying conventional wisdom in the late 1940s, introduces the modern era of chemotherapy, eventually galvanizing a “war on cancer.”

 


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