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Most significant scientific discovery of our time

Posted at 11:29 AM, Apr 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-01 11:29:20-04

“Decoding Annie Parker” is an independent film based on the real lives of two extraordinary women. It is the story of Annie Parker, a young woman who watches her mother, then sister, fall victim to breast cancer. When, later, she herself is diagnosed with the disease, she is determined to fight back against immeasurable odds. It is also the story of Mary-Claire King, PhD, the geneticist whose discovery of the BRCA1 gene and its link to breast cancer is considered one of the most important scientific discoveries of the 20th century.

On Tuesday, April 2nd a benefit screening of “Decoding Annie Parker” is being held at the Directors Guild Theater at  110 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019. The benefit screening will provide support for the American Cancer Society. For tickets, log onto: decodingannieparker.eventbrite.com.

To learn more about the film and other benefit screenings, log onto: decodingannieparkerfilm.com.