Audio: Jingjing Xiao works to cure cancer at James Graham Brown Cancer Center

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Published Sept. 27, 2012

Since right after freshman year, Jingjing Xiao has been working to cure lung cancer and leukemia at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center. She’s working with oligonucleotides, a gene that blocks anti-death proteins in the cancer cells. And as it turns out, those genes can get her pretty far in life.