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Author Andraka, Jack, author.

Title Breakthrough : how one teen innovator is changing the world / Jack Andraka with Matthew Lysiak. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (239 pages) : illustrations
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Contents Introduction: The intervention -- Growing up Andraka -- The geek in the closet -- A recipe for disaster -- The knowledge cure -- Remember the patient -- Failing upward -- Cancer paper boy -- Oh my God, we killed Morley Safer -- Breakthrough -- The school of Jack : experiments, tips, and facts.
Summary Teen scientist Jack Andraka chronicles his development of an inexpensive early detection test for pancreatic, ovarian, and lung cancer, and recounts his own personal story of overcoming depression and homophobic bullying. Includes hands-on science experiments.--From publisher description.
Audience 940 Lexile.
940L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.4 7 175996
Accelerated Reader MG 6.4 7 175996
Summary Chronicles the teen scientist's development of an early detection test for pancreatic, ovarian, and lung cancer, and recounts his personal story of overcoming depression and homophobic bullying.
Subject Andraka, Jack -- Juvenile literature.
Andraka, Jack.
Scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Cancer -- Early detection -- Research -- Juvenile literature.
Medical innovations -- Juvenile literature.
Andraka, Jack.
Scientists.
Cancer -- Early detection -- Research.
Medical innovations.
Scientists -- Biography.
Cancer -- Early detection -- Research.
Medical innovations.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Lysiak, Matthew, author.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Andraka, Jack. Breakthrough New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015] 9780062369659 (NjBwBT)bl2015008570 (OCoLC)883367140
ISBN 9780062369673 : $12.59
0062369679 : $12.59
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