Outsourcing-Pharma – As stem cell and gene editing technologies become more advanced, researchers are increasingly interested in growing human tissues and organs in animals – but what are the implications of human-animal chimeras?
A deal has yet to be reached on funding the NIH innovation fund, despite ongoing talks by key House and Senate lawmakers and the White House about ways to pass 21st Century Cures in September, according to an aide for Senate health committee Chair Lamar Alexander (R-TN). One strategy being...
WBUR – When it comes to the future of medicine, few therapies get people as excited as stem cells. Yet despite the lack of FDA-approved treatments, stem cell clinics are popping up all over the country.
The New York Times – Big food and its allies spent roughly $100 million to counter the movement to force the labeling of foods produced with genetically modified organisms. And one could argue that they were successful.