PBS News Hour "Elephants Cure Cancer"

Li-fraumeni Syndrome Research


Ringling Brother Barnum Bailey Elephants and Cancer Research

One of the leading research laboratories is located at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City, Utah.  These researchers are in a race against time to help thousands of Li-fraumeni cancer patients' worldwide find a cure for this deadly genetic syndrome.  In addition, these doctors can provide families with a history of cancer a test that will help them know if they have Li-fraumeni and understand their risk of getting cancer and provide a treatment plan that will optimize their chances of long term survival. Elephants may hold the cure for cancer.