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Genetically Modifying T-cells Cuts Blood Cancer Progression By 74%, Trial Finds

Posted in Medicine on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

A revolutionary blood cancer treatment that genetically modifies patient cells to fight the disease cuts the risk of it progressing by 74%, a world-first clinical trial has found.

More Women With Breast Cancer Are Living Longer, According To New Research

Posted in Medicine on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

https://www.cbsnews.com/philadelphia/news/new-research-shows-more-women-with-breast-cancer-are-living-longer/

Lung Cancer Pill Cuts Risk Of Death By Half, Says ‘thrilling’ Study

Posted in Medicine on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

Taking the drug osimertinib once a day after surgery reduces chance of patients dying by 51%, trials show.

Michelle Mitchell: Cancer Is A Fixable Problem

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

Michelle Mitchell, chief executive of Cancer Research UK, explains the outlook on future cancer treatments.

New Trials Show Increased Survival Rates For A Range Of Cancers

Posted in Medicine on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

A roundup of some of the most promising announcements at a meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

PTN Interviews Steakholder Foods, A Lab Grown Meat Company

Posted in Business, Interviews, Science on 26th May, 2023
by wpadmin

PTN recently had the opportunity to interview Steakholder Foods, a company working on a better, healthier and more sustainable alternative to the traditional meat industry, by developing cell-derived meat. here are the questions:

PTN Exclusive Interview With Biftek.co, A Lab Grown Ethical Meat Company

Posted in Business, Interviews, Science on 26th May, 2023
by wpadmin

PTN interviews biftek.co, a lab-grown meat start-up company.

NASA Developing Autonomous Construction On The Moon And Mars

Posted in Hardware, Science on 26th May, 2023
by Alex Muller

Here is the NASA Moon-to Mars Planetary Autonomous Construction Technologies (MMPACT) Overview.

AI Scaling Laws Guide Building To Superhuman Level AI

Posted in Business, Hardware, Science on 26th May, 2023
by Alex Muller

Cerebras has confirmed the transferability of scaling laws to tasks. This enables to determine how much compute and training is needed to achieve human or super human level performance. This also enables to design and load adequate AI performance into an iPhone, a laptop or an edge computing device.

Stably Launches #USD As The First BRC20 Stablecoin On The Bitcoin Network

Posted in Business, Online, Software on 26th May, 2023
by Alex Muller

According to Stably, every #USD token is backed 1-to-1 with USD in a collateral account managed by a US-regulated custodian for the benefit of KYC/AML-verified token holders.

Japanese Companies Invest In British Core Power Floating Nuclear Power

Posted in Business, Science on 26th May, 2023
by Alex Muller

Floating nuclear power plants are seen as having future growth potential because they provide flexible location options.

Mixing Volcanic Ash With Meteorites May Have Jump-started Life On Earth

Posted in Science on 26th May, 2023
by Alex Muller

Inactive volcanoes have already been spotted in other places like Jupiter's moon Io and Europa-a strong contender for extraterrestrial life since it holds a liquid water ocean underneath its icy surface.