A Maryland teenager has been honored by the Vatican for his work to develop a cost-effective method to detect pancreatic cancer.
They call him boy wonder in cancer research circles. The local teen from Anne Arundel County is in the national spotlight after millions learned Jack Andraka made a major discovery that could save millions of lives.
A local scientist may have found a way to fight cancer and save lives. And even more remarkable? He’s still in high school!
As President Barack Obama makes his speech Tuesday night, one Maryland student will be watching right next to the First Lady.
It’s the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. Now a Maryland scientist has discovered a way to diagnose pancreatic cancer before it spreads.