A 15 Year Old Develops an Accurate Cancer Test That Puts Scientists in Shock
Brilliant minds aren’t always determined by age. There are child prodigies in music but there are also brilliant young scientific minds such as that of Jack Andraka. This 15 year old boy develops a cancer test and the world is shocked at how he did it. The test beats all other tests in terms of efficiency and cost.
Jack Andraka is just 15 years old. Living in Crownsville Maryland, he was subjected to a tragic experience of watching his friend die of pancreatic cancer. The incident was extremely traumatic for Jack but rather than suffering from depression, he decided to learn from the experience and do something to ensure others would not suffer a similar fate.
1 A pancreatic cancer with better efficiency than existing tests
Jack became proactive about pancreatic cancer. He realized that a major part of the pancreatic cancer problem was the inability to detect the disease efficiently. The young boy developed a cancer test of his own that possessed all of the below mentioned features.
- 100% accuracy
- 168 times faster
- 26,000 times more responsive
- 400 times more sensitive than current detection standards
- Available to anyone on earth with internet connection
- Cost THREE CENTS.