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Nobel-winning chemist Kary Mullis unveils a radical new cure (4:32)

Drug-resistant bacteria kills, even in top hospitals. But now tough infections like staph and anthrax may be in for a surprise. Nobel-winning chemist Kary Mullis, who watched a friend die when powerful antibiotics failed, unveils a radical new cure that shows extraordinary promise.

Kary Mullis won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing a way to copy a strand of DNA. (His technique, called PCR, jump-started the 1990s’ biorevolution.) He’s known for his wide-ranging interests — and strong opinions. (From TED.com)

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