Immortal a sobering documentary
Is an Australian/US production of a very sobering view of how interfering with body cells may be counterproductive and produce an early onset of cancer
Have scientists really discovered the secret to endless youth? Nobel Prize-winning Australian scientist Professor Elizabeth Blackburn says the answer is yes. Through Professor Blackburn’s work, science now knows the power of the enzyme telomerase, a chemical which can keep cells young - forever. But there’s a catch: the same enzyme that fuels life, also fuels cancer.