Genetics

A Real Life Dr. House

Researchers have been able to identify and treat a genetic mutation responsible for a medical case unsolved for 30 years

Drugs That Makes Us Younger

Biotech company PureTech Health announce they’re licensing two clinical-stage programmes from Novartis that may slow or reverse the symptoms of old age

Curing Blindness with Fish?

A genetic variant which causes congenital blindness has been discovered in zebrafish, potentially opening new avenues for treatment for the condition in humans

Monitoring Treatments for ALS

There is a protein that may act as a biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and could be used as a measurement for whether treatments are working