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MD-PhD student named to Forbes 30 under 30 list

MD-PhD student Kevin O'Rourke is included on the list of "30 under 30 List- Healthcare". Kevin is a student in Dr. Scott Lowe's lab.

Read below for Kevin's feature:

[Kevin] O'Rourke focuses on understanding and studying colorectal cancer, one of the most common forms of the disease. His 2015 paper in Cell showed that, at least in mice, a gene called APC caused colon cancer. The mice were cured even when other cancer-causing genes were turned on if APC was off. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, where O'Rourke works, touted it as the top discovery of the year.

Read more about 30 Under 30- Healthcare here.

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