What disease is most important for scientists to try to cure in the coming years?
Asked at Massachusetts Street on September 16, 2012
“ Alzheimer’s. As the population ages and our life expectancy is increasing, it’s important to have a cure for that.”
“ I suppose lung cancer is the most salient for me because my grandfather and father both died of lung cancer.”
“ Type 2 diabetes. It could be prevented easier than many of the other diseases. ”
“ I would say HIV. That is one of the most widespread. Prevention in Africa would save more lives.”