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While a sophomore in high school, Riley Ennis used a protein from horseshoe crabs to train the immune system of an octopus to detect and destroy cancerous cells. This innocent first experiment has had rippling effects in the world of cancer research.

Director Andrew Hancock (andrewhancockfilm.com/) and Boston McConnaughey

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