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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Dr. Lori Wilson

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Dr. Lori Wilson

Dr. Wilson, a cancer surgeon from Howard University Hospital, is diagnosed with cancer

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Dr. Lori Wilson

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Dr. Virchow

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Dr. Virchow

Virchow's microscope reveals that all cancer cells grow from normal cells

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Dr. Virchow

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Intro

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Intro

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book the film tells the story of cancer

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Intro

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Keith Friend

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Keith Friend

In loving memory of Keith Friend - A great spirit and inspiration.

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Keith Friend

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies The Jimmy Fund

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

The Jimmy Fund

Dr. Sidney Farber instigates a national campaign for cancer- The Jimmy Fund.

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The Jimmy Fund

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Themes of Cancer

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Themes of Cancer

Pushing the envelope of discovery is the great theme of cancer research.

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Themes of Cancer

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Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies History of Cancer

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

History of Cancer

Ancient physicians struggle to understand cancer.

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History of Cancer

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