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medicineCBD Mints Has More Targeted Therapeutic Effects

Lucent Botanicals formulate specific terpenes into tasty CBD mints for targeted effects. Terpenes are volatile aromatic molecules that evaporate easily. Terpenes are a useful basis for aromatherapy, a popular holistic healing modality. There are 200 terpenes in cannabis, but only …

businessWhy Many Generic Drugs Went up 10-60 Times in Price

The Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) price control mandate in Obamacare got rid of the incentive for insurance companies to keep control of drug costs.

gadgetsWearable Cancer Detection Tests 1-2% of Blood Over 2 Hours

Tests of a wearable cancer detection system are very positive. The system continuously collects CTCs directly from a peripheral vein. The system returns the remaining blood products after CTC enrichment, permitting testing of larger blood volumes than classic phlebotomy specimens …

gene therapyDisease Risk Prediction from AI and Advanced Genomic Analysis

Michigan State University senior vice president Stephen Hsu, a theoretical physicist and the founder of Genomic Prediction discusses how AI and super-cheap human gene sequencing is revealing the secrets of genetics and will enable an explosion of disease cures. Human …

gene therapyGene Editing Still Needs Improved Accuracy to Fix Genetic Diseases Inside Bodies

There has been a lot of progress with gene editing to precisely engineer the genome. We are close to starting to fix major gene-related diseases like sickle cell anemia. Preclinical studies using gene editing to tackle genetic and infectious diseases …

antiagingRejuvenate Bio Has Started Offering Gene Therapy for Dogs

Rejuvenate Bio is offering a cardio-protective gene therapy that can stop the progression of MVD (Mitral Valve Disease). They are preparing to run a pilot study in dogs with MVD.