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Blood Of Recovered Coronavirus Patients Gives Temporary Immunity

Posted in Medicine on 19th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

China is already using this therapy on a few hundred people. They are providing the antibody boost to people and it has helped those sick with coronavirus to be less sick.

New Technologies That Will Change The Way Cancer Is Treated

Posted in Medicine, Reviews on 15th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

One type of cell therapy consists of taking immune T-cells from the patient and genetically engineering them to target a specific cancer antigen.

Alphabet’s Verily Is Building COVID-19 Triaging Tool As Trump Declares National Emergency (Updated)

Posted in Business, Medicine on 14th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

Positive COVID-19 cases have now been found in all 50 states, and on Wednesday the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic.

China’s Coronavirus Response Speed Was Critical To Stopping It

Posted in Medicine on 8th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

Coronavirus kills with an inflammatory process in the lungs. It’s not an infectious process, like a bacterial or viral infection.

Alzheimer's Blood Test May Replace Invasive Spinal Taps For Diagnosis

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

Many of the experimental blood tests under development focus on measuring amyloid levels, with one paper published last year describing a way of revealing misfolding amyloid proteins as a way of detecting Alzheimer's cases around eight years before clinical symptoms appeared.