Botond Roska has uncovered a gene-based therapy that reprograms various cells in the human eye which could cure blindness.
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Potential Cure for HIV Approved by FDA for Human Trials
A potential cure for HIV has just been approved by the FDA for human trials. If successful, this cure would save millions of lives.
New Study: Honey More Effective Than Pharmaceuticals for Treating Coughs and Colds
A new study out of Oxford University has shown that honey is more effective than pharmaceuticals when treating coughs and colds.
Scientists 3D Print a Heart Pump that Beats on Its Own
After many failed attempts, researchers at the University of Minnesota have finally managed to 3D print a human heart pump that beats on its own.
Experimental Blood Test Detects Cancer 4 Years Before Symptoms Appear
A study shows that a blood test allows doctors to diagnose cancer up to 4 years before symptoms appear.
Synthesized Pufferfish Neurotoxin Could Serve As Opioid Replacement
Pufferfish toxin could be used to replace opioids for pain management. Sounds fishy…but the science is sound!
Mask Shortages Spark Massive Response
Dozens of companies, small and large, are stepping up to fill the need for protective masks.
These Two Men Are Saving Lives in Italy
In a time of great need, humanity is showing its true colors around the world. Healthcare organizations are working around …
New Study: Curcumin May Treat Alzheimer’s
This groundbreaking study shows how curcumin can prevent and repair damage caused by Alzheimer’s.
23andMe is using its DNA data to fight disease
To further their mission of helping people benefit from genetic insights, they announced earlier this week that they have developed a new drug targeting psoriasis, using DNA information obtained in their tests.