Meet the Teen Who Researched Her Own Cancer

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Meet the Teen Who Researched Her Own Cancer

by WSJ Live 5:57 mins

When Elana Simon was 12 years old, she was diagnosed with a rare cancer that required surgical removal of much of her liver. Six years later, she is also a key member of a research team that identified a genetic abnormality that may be a cause of the mysterious cancer. Photo: Keith Bedford for The Wall Street Journal.

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