Bioengineered Lungs Grown in a Lab Successfully Transplanted Into Living Pigs

LUNGS-ON-DEMAND. In the U.S. alone, more than 1,400 people are waiting for a lung transplant — there simply aren’t enough donor lungs available to meet the need. Soon, though, patients might have a new source for brand new lungs: the lab. On Wednesday, researchers from University of Texas Medical Branch published a new paper in the journal Science Translational Medicine. In it,... Continue Reading →

Reverse Aging – 2018 Update   Panellists: Elizabeth Parrish, CEO of BioViva Sciences Inc - known as "patient zero" for two anti-aging therapies that her company is researching. Ilia Stambler, Author of the definitive history of life extensionism, and Outreach Coordinator at International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD). Elena Milova, Board Member of the Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF)... Continue Reading →

Your computer can help cure cancer, Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and many other diseases while you sleep!

Yes, you read it right: the same dust collector you use to watch kitten videos can help scientists around the world to execute complex calculations in order to understand how proteins fold (which is essential to understanding cancer, Alzheimer's disease and many other Grim Reapers!). At this rate, we might be able to defeat cancer... Continue Reading →

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