Cancer is "an evolutionary disease," writes Carl Zimmer at the New York Times. Treat it with one drug, see an improvement, but then it finds a way around the treatment to recur. Johns Hopkins University's Bert Vogelstein, he adds, is using mathematics to model such resistances and recurrence.

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