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cancerNew Gene Targeting Cancer Drugs And Other Advances in Cancer Medicine

A new cancer drugs work by targeting tumors by their genetic make-up instead of where originate in the body. On November 26, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to larotrectinib (VITRAKVI, Loxo Oncology Inc. and Bayer) for …

antiagingTwo Antiaging Treatments in Phase 3 Clinical Trials

Lifespan.io has a list of antiaging treatments and their stage of clinical approval. There are two treatments in phase 3 clinical trials and four in phase 2 clinical trials. The phase 2 clinical trials are two senescent cell treatments and …

cancerOver 60% of Previously Inoperable Pancreatic Cancers Now Removable

A combination treatment of intensive chemotherapy and radiation therapy, as well as the blood pressure drug losartan enables many previously inoperable pancreatic cancer tumors to be removed. The work was done at Massachusetts General Hospital and will expand to more …

gene editingHuman Gene Editing of Embryos Will Be Safe and Effective Within Two Years

Safe production of gene-edited babies could be possible in just one or two years, and the head of China’s leading genetic research program says the need is now urgent for international regulations. Professor Yang Hui said his team had achieved …

asiaTest Tube Babies As Predictor of Future Intelligence Enhancement of Babies

For the next decade or two it will be far easier, cheaper and more effective to use gene sequencing to select the most intelligent embyro for test tube babies. Embryos are already having their genes sequenced to select against genetic …

cancerNuclear Fusion Company TAE Technologies First Product is a Better Cancer Radiation Treatment Device

TAE Life Sciences, division of TAE Technologies, will use low energy neutrons to destroy cancer tumors without damaging healthy tissue. They are using nuclear science know-how that they have built up from their continuing pursuit of commercial nuclear fusion to …

medicineCBD (Cannabidiol) Mints Has More Targeted Therapeutic Effects

Lucent Botanicals formulate specific terpenes into tasty CBD mints for targeted effects. CBD and Terpenes are extracted from marijuana aka cannibas. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring compound found in cannabis. It is a non-addictive substance. Both CBD and THC …