Mikhail Blagosklonnys in the Research Anti-aging Using Rapamycin

Mikhail Blagosklonny, a leading researcher in anti-aging and cancer, played a vital role in giving greater prominence to rapamycin in anti-aging research. In the early 80s, it was isolated from a bacterium called Streptomyces hygroscopicus, by thinking it could give some antifungal properties. Initially, it was used for anti-fungal treatments, and later, physicians started using […]

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Eric Lefkofsky’s Groundbreaking Cancer Work with Tempus

Eric Lefkofsky has had a long career as a serial entrepreneur. Aged 47, Lefkofsky was considering retiring from starting new companies, having successfully taken many startups public with his business partner Brad Keywell. With such achievement behind him, he was ready to hang up his boots. However, his wife got cancer, and his overview changed. […]

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Nathaniel Ru Changes Your Expectations

  In the food industry there are only two types of restaurants: those that meet expectations and those that fail to meet expectations. Some customers have grown to expect mediocre service in some places. They know that they are not going to get filled up on fast food so they double up and get twice […]

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Sergio Cortes Looks at the Battle Against Zika Virus

  The World Health Organization (WHO) says, since 1952, the Zika virus has been identified in humans, and the best way to stop transmission of the virus is by not getting bit by mosquitoes. Doesn’t exactly sound reassuring, and according to Dr. Sergio Cortes, one of the primary dangers of the disease is contracting Guillain-Barre […]

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