November 14, 2019

The First US Clinical Trial of Using an In-Brain Chip to Fight Opioid Addiction Is Now Underway

(Tech Crunch) – Opioid addiction is easily one of the top widespread healthcare issues facing the U.S., and research indicates we’re nowhere near achieving any kind of significant mitigating solution. But a team of medical researchers working at the West … Read More

November 4, 2019

A New Alzheimer’s Therapy Is Approved in China, Delivering a Surprise for the Field But Also Questions

(STAT News) – Chinese regulators have granted conditional approval to an Alzheimer’s drug that is derived from seaweed, potentially shaking up the field after years of clinical failures involving experimental therapies from major drug companies. The announcement over the weekend … Read More