Sign In

Remember Me

Medicine

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.

Read More »
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.

Read More »
8 Trends Reshaping Biotechnology

8 Trends Reshaping Biotechnology

Advances in technology are rapidly improving the range of available biotechnological tools and applications. Interfacial opportunities, such as those combining biomedical improvements with aspects of engineering, computing and innovative biomaterials are at the forefront of these enhancements.

Read More »
Gene Drives

Gene Drives

Gene drives could benefit human health by altering populations that currently spread diseases such as malaria, dengue, chikungunya, and Lyme so that they can no longer transmit the disease to humans.

Read More »
Ideology is Holding Back Aging Research

Ideology is Holding Back Aging Research

Until recently, research in aging medicine has been Balkanized into study of atherosclerosis, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s, and various smaller projects to study the diseases that affect older people.

Read More »