17-Year-Old Cancer Researcher Already Making an Impact

http://youtu.be/JhiBD_WjDbA After a close family friend died of pancreatic cancer, 15-year-old Jack Andraka began working on a way to help future patients. Now 17, Jack is a 2014 National Geographic Emerging Explorer who studies cancer diagnostics. He has developed a promising test to detect early signs of cancer. Read more about Jack Andraka and his work: http://goo.gl/mhEZyb FIELD PRODUCER: Gabriella Garcia-Pardo PRODUCER/EDITOR: Julia Wall COMPOSER: Matt Brandau EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Anastasia Cronin and Jennifer Shoemaker SENIOR PRODUCER: Kristin Wilcox ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Alexandra Verville