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The Race Is On For Antiviral Drugs Effective Against Coronavirus.

Posted in Medicine on 5th May, 2020
by Alex Muller

Gilead said the FDA had rapidly reviewed and accepted its application to begin clinical trials of remdesivir against the novel coronavirus

Magic Mushrooms Could Be The Next Investment Trend

Posted in Medicine on 5th May, 2020
by Alex Muller

Interest in psilocybin has exploded recently due to its potential to treat depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD

Metastudy Says Aspirin Lowers Risk Of Some Cancers, But Questions Remain

Posted in Medicine on 17th Apr, 2020
by Alex Muller

Scientists are still debating whether there are benefits to taking aspirin as a preventative measure against cancer if you are otherwise healthy,

Scientists Turn Yeast Into Psychedelic Psilocybin Factories

Posted in Medicine on 17th Apr, 2020
by Alex Muller

Scientists from DTU Biosustain show that psilocybin, a potential drug for treating depression and other psychological conditions, can be produced in yeast

Extended Stints In Space May Cause Permanent Changes To Brain Volume

Posted in Medicine, Science on 15th Apr, 2020
by Alex Muller

A new study has revealed a significant change in the brain’s white matter in astronauts following stays on the International Space Station (ISS), and the scientists say the changes to brain volume could be permanent.