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Patent Set for Peptide Nerve Damage Treatments

The European Patent Office announced its intent to award a patent on treatments for nerve cell damage based on the peptide thymosin beta 4. . . . → Read More: Patent Set for Peptide Nerve Damage Treatments

Viruses Removed from Pig Organs for Human Transplants

Researchers in the U.S., Denmark, and China devised a process with genome editing to remove viruses that prevent organs from pigs from being used for human transplants. . . . → Read More: Viruses Removed from Pig Organs for Human Transplants

Peptide Immunotherapy Shown Safe for Type 1 Diabetes

In an early clinical trial, researchers in the U.K. show treatments with peptides, fragments of proteins, are safe and can slow the progression of type 1 diabetes. . . . → Read More: Peptide Immunotherapy Shown Safe for Type 1 Diabetes

Study Underway of Depression, Bipolar Disorder Genetics

A large-scale study by two companies and a think tank started enrolling participants to learn more about the role of genetics in major depressive and bipolar disorders. . . . → Read More: Study Underway of Depression, Bipolar Disorder Genetics

University, Company Employ AI for Anti-Aging Drugs

The medical analytics company Insilico Medicine is partnering with a university in Denmark to apply artificial intelligence to find new treatments for diseases associated with early aging. . . . → Read More: University, Company Employ AI for Anti-Aging Drugs

RNA Vaccine for Rabies Found Safe, Generates Antibodies

A vaccine to prevent rabies made from messenger RNA, genetic material transcribed from DNA, was shown in a clinical trial to be generally safe and able under some conditions to induce antibodies. . . . → Read More: RNA Vaccine for Rabies Found Safe, Generates Antibodies

Faster Process Devised for Targeted Antibodies

Researchers in the U.S. and U.K. designed techniques for quickly generating highly targeted antibodies in the lab, which can speed production of new vaccines and therapies. . . . → Read More: Faster Process Devised for Targeted Antibodies

Clinical Trial Begins for Liver Dialysis Device

A clinical trial is underway in Europe testing a device that works like dialysis to clear toxins from the blood associated with liver failure, where a transplant is often the only option. . . . → Read More: Clinical Trial Begins for Liver Dialysis Device

Grant Funding Automated Genome Editing System

A consortium of companies and university in the U.K. and U.S. are developing an automated desktop genome editing system using the emerging Crispr technique. . . . → Read More: Grant Funding Automated Genome Editing System

America’s Overdose Epidemic In Perspective

This chart, from Statista, compares the rate of drug-induced deaths in the U.S. with other countries. . . . → Read More: America’s Overdose Epidemic In Perspective