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Medicine

Anti-aging Compounds Targeting Alzheimers Move Closer To Human Trials

Posted in Medicine on 17th Nov, 2018
by Alex Muller

It's hoped two new compounds on the cusp of human trials could combat Alzheimer's disease by slowing the body's aging processes.

Glowing Chemical 'could Aid Brain Cancer Surgery'

Posted in Medicine on 6th Nov, 2018
by Alex Muller

A chemical that makes brain tumours glow pink could help surgeons to remove the cancer safely, a trial suggests.

MDMA Therapy Achieves Astounding 76% Success Rate For Treating PTSD

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Nov, 2018
by Alex Muller

Phase 2 trials of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy have proven extremely successful; FDA-treatment approval expected by 2021.

Enzyme To Help Smokers Quit By Eliminating Nicotine In The Blood Before It Reaches The Brain

Posted in Medicine on 18th Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

A new treatment for smoking cessation is ready to move into the first stages of human trials to test safety and efficacy.

Anti-aging Treatment Against Senescent Cells

Posted in Medicine on 13th Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

Unity Biotechnology is developing treatments to eliminating senescent cells, which are a fundamental mechanism of aging.