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Big Pharmas Are Developing New Treatments To Prevent Blood Clots For A $55 Billion Prize
Bristol, J&J, Bayer, and other big pharmas are developing new treatments to prevent blood clots to lessen the possibility of unintentional bleeding. According to estimates, blood clots account for around 1 in 4 fatalities globally, and the most popular medications for treating them are the main blood thinners. The medications are referred to as Factor Xa inhibitors for the enzyme they block in the body's normal clotting process and are sold under the trade names Eliquis and Xarelto.
New Technology Is Restoring Cells In Pigs After Death
A new scientific advancement is that technology is restoring cells in pigs after death, and it can do the same in humans too. When an animal dies, its inability to maintain blood and oxygen circulation creates a slew of internal problems that damage its cells and organs. Though this devastation has historically been rapid, scientists suggest it does not have to be so.
Ultra-Processed Foods - How It Can Lead To Colorectal Cancer
In the past few years, there has been a lot of talk about whether or not eating highly processed foods raises the risk of getting cancer. According to a study conducted by researchers at Tufts University and Harvard University in Massachusetts, consumers of ultra-processed foods had a 29% increased chance of acquiring colorectal cancer.
The Role Of Technology In Medicine
Healthcare is being transformed by a wide range of digital technologies, and technology in medicine is here to stay. There are already a lot of new ideas and solutions, and all of them have made healthcare much better.