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GDF-11 Not So Fast

GDF-11 Not So Fast

A research report from Novartis may temper our excitement about GDF11, which was a runner-up for Science Magazine’s 2014 Breakthrough Of the Year.

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BioViva – Gene Therapy to Treat Aging and Beyond

BioViva – Gene Therapy to Treat Aging and Beyond

BioViva, is an ambitious biotech startup that aims to cure diseases using gene therapy. It is also perhaps the first company to recognize aging as a disease and tackle it at the genetic level. And in case that wasn't enough to get you interested, BioViva CEO Liz Parrish states that the company also want to make you "smarter, stronger, faster and more visually accurate".

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420: Cannabis Science

420: Cannabis Science

Somewhere in this much-incinerated plant lies valuable medicine: perhaps a treatment for cancer or an antidote to obesity.

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420: Cannabis Against Cancer

420: Cannabis Against Cancer

In a study published in Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, we’ve also shown that cannabinoids could play a role in treating one of the most aggressive cancers in adults.

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