New Clinical Trial Injection of Killer Experimental Viral Virus First Patient

The experimental cancer-killing virus has been successfully introduced to patients for the first time, and it is hoped that the test will eventually reveal evidence of a new tool in the fight against cancer in humans. The drug candidate, called CF33-hNIS (aka Vaxinia), is a genetically modified virus that selectively infects, kills, and maintains healthy …

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“Smart” contact lenses can help treat the root cause of blindness, scientists say

Flexible contact lenses that detect pressure in the eye and produce on-demand medications can help treat glaucoma, the world’s second leading cause of blindness. A compact wireless device developed by a team of Chinese researchers and tested in the eyes of pigs and rabbits appears to detect and reduce high blood pressure, which is one …

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The experimental drug broke the record for weight loss in recent clinical trials

The effects on the body weight of obese and overweight people led to record weight loss for participants in a clinically studied experimental drug trial – similar to surgical procedures, the company behind the drug suggests. Tyrzepatide, developed by the American pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly), is a weekly injection that promotes weight …

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The experimental drug broke the record for weight loss in recent clinical trials

The effects on the body weight of obese and overweight people led to record weight loss for participants in a clinically studied experimental drug trial – similar to surgical procedures, the company behind the drug suggests. Tyrzepatide, developed by the American pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly), is a weekly injection that promotes weight …

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A new study found that teens do not listen to their mothers

“Are you listening to me?” Disappointed parents often ask this question to distracted teenagers, and the honest answer is probably “No”. It’s hard to really blame them. New research on adolescent brains shows that our response to a particular sound naturally changes over time, and that our mother’s voice is less valuable. Brain scans of …

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A new study found that teens do not listen to their mothers

“Are you listening to me?” Disappointed parents often ask this question to distracted teenagers, and the honest answer is probably “No”. It’s hard to really blame them. New research on adolescent brains shows that our response to a particular sound naturally changes over time, and that our mother’s voice is less valuable. Brain scans of …

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The cognitive effects of severe COVID are equivalent to 20 years of age, the study found

We all know that COVID-19 can cause long-term fatigue and brain fog. However, one of the toughest tests to date on the long-term cognitive effects of severe infection has yielded very disturbing results. In a study comparing 46 severe COVID-19 patients with 460 adequate controls, the researchers found that after six months, the psychological effects …

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