Whatever you do, don’t miss the second video titled “Happy Birthday Walter Breuning”… Click here to view the entire Singularity Hub report. You may have to scroll down a bit to see it.
“It’s long been known that vitamin D is essential to maintaining strong bones. But hundreds of new studies have also linked low vitamin D levels to a higher risk of a slew of chronic health problems—heart disease, stroke, diabetes, prostate, breast and colon cancers, auto-immune diseases, infections, depression and cognitive decline. Studies have also suggested [...]
“Together with David Pearce and Phil Bowermaster I’ve been brainstorming about which diseases medicine looks set to tackle over the coming two decades. Thanks to gene manipulation, stem cell research and nanotechnology, many of today’s most murderous maladies face brutal annihilation at the merciless hands of medical science…” Click here to read the entire article. [...]
Most people who treat their Type I Diabetes must still rely on pricking their finger and testing their blood several times everyday… Click here to read the entire article. You may have to scroll down a bit to view it. Click here to learn more about diabetes.
“We are continuing our concerted efforts in this arena,” Cook said. “Our goal at Mizzou’s Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory is to do away with metal and plastic joints, and instead, regenerate a fully functional biologic joint for everyone who needs one. We think this is the future of orthopaedics and we hope that future is starting [...]
The United States should capitalize on a new trend, convergence — which involves the merger of life, physical and engineering sciences — to foster the innovation necessary to meet the growing demand for accessible, affordable health care, according to a white paper issued Tuesday by 12 leading MIT researchers… Click here to access the complete [...]
Long Island Parishioners Are Urged to Get Hepatitis A Vaccinations… Click here to read the entire ABC News report. Click here for more information on Hepatitis A.
Johnson & Johnson announces plans to help bring ‘liquid biopsy’ to the market… Click here to read the entire MSNBC report. Click here to learn more about cancer tests.
Two steps forward and one step back for stem cells, genome sequencing to diagnose disease, and the creation of artificial life… Click here to access the MIT Technology Review article. Click here for more information on biomedicine.