biotech

Anti-aging biotech Unity adds $55M as it preps first human trial to flush senescent cells

Posted in Business on 21st Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

Unity Biotechnology is filling up its cash reserves with another venture round before it goes into its first anti-aging human studies.

3 Exciting Biotech Trends to Watch Closely in 2017

Posted in Medicine on 7th Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

Even as political landscapes change, science and technology continue to push forward.

Teenager's sickle cell reversed with world-first therapy

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

A French teenager's sickle cell disease has been reversed using a pioneering treatment to change his DNA.

Scientists rejuvenate blood by reprogramming cells

Posted in Medicine on 28th Feb, 2017
by Alex Muller

The effort could fight leukemia and other blood conditions.

Ebola vaccine proves 100 percent effective in final trials

Posted in Science on 26th Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

'When the next Ebola outbreak hits, we will not be defenceless'