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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 …

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 …