Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Finding the Achilles Heel

Episode 3 | 1h 52m 40s

This episode starts at a moment of optimism: Scientists believe they have cracked the mystery of the malignant cell, and the first targeted therapies have been developed. But very quickly cancer reveals new layers of complexity and a formidable array of defenses. Many call for a new focus on prevention and early detection as the most promising fronts in the war on cancer.

Aired: 04/01/15

Expired: 01/01/70

Rating: TV-PG

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