An accumulation number of older people come to represent an emerging frontier in the use of marijuana for medical purposes. Some nursing homes have turned to this alternative medication but some still use prescrilption drugs.
‘Anger Management’ star Charlie Sheen revealed stopping his usual HIV meds after briefly seeking an alternative treatment in Mexico but came home with disappointing results.
The process of alternative splicing can now be observed, according to Harvard scientists.
The FDA has approved the DNA test as a first line alternative to the Pap smear for cervical cancer screening.
in January, Cleveland Clinic opened a Chinese herbal-therapy ward.
The BioScience Talks podcast features discussions of topical issues related to the biological sciences. By altering the heritability of certain traits, gene drive technologies have the potential to spread desired genes through wild populations. In practice, this could lead to mosquito populations that, for example, bear traits making them resistant to the spread of malaria. Despite the huge potential for improving human well-being, concern exists that gene drives could fail in the wild or, perhaps more concerning, spread beyond their intended target populations.