biotechnology

Pathway linked to slower aging also fuels brain cancer

Posted in Medicine on 6th Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

There's a lot of buzz about taking NAD+ precursors for their anti-aging effects.

Possible sequence of arrival for meaningful antiaging therapies

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

The full antiaging toolkit of the next few decades will consist of a range of treatments, each targeting a different type of molecular damage.

Parker institute working on Cancer Vaccine

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

To defeat cancer, Tech Billionaire Sean Parker is starting $250 million project, which will focus on discovering highly personal tumor tags by using algorithms.

Biofabrication Institute announced for Australia

Posted in Medicine on 27th Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

A biofabrication institute will image, model and manufacture 3D patient-specific tissues under the one roof.

A Revolution in Heart Surgery: Scientists Create Artificial Blood Vessels That Grow Normally

Posted in Medicine on 1st Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

Researcher have successfully created artificial blood vessels that will grow and expand as their host grows, like regular blood vessels.