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NHS Promises to Lead Global Elimination of Hepatitis C

According to Open Access Government, the English National Health Service (NHS) will find and cure 10,000 plus people with hepatitis C as part of a deal that could help England to lead a global elimination of the virus. — Read on www.openaccessgovernment.org/global-elimination/64185/

CRISPR Updates

Genome engineers made more than 13,000 CRISPR edits in a single cell: MIT Technology Review A team at George Church’s Harvard lab wants to redesign species with large-scale DNA changes. — Read on www.technologyreview.com/s/613179/genome-engineers-made-more-than-13000-crispr-edits-in-a-single-...

Non-coding regions are the main source of targetable tumor-specific antigens | Science Translational Medicine

Expanding the landscape of immunotherapy targets with non-coding regions. — Read on stm.sciencemag.org/content/10/470/eaau5516

Artificial Intelligence: Who is Responsible if an Algorithm is Mistaken (in German)

Intelligente Maschinen fällen in heiklen Fragen oft präzisere Urteile als das geschulte Fachpersonal. Doch wer ist verantwortlich, falls etwas schiefgeht? Read more: amp.handelsblatt.com/unternehmen/it-medien/kuenstliche-intelligenz-wer-traegt-die-verantwortung-wenn-der-algorithmus-sich-irrt/23...

Mystery of human brain is solved: Gene ARHGAP11B

A gene found only in humans and active in the cerebral cortex can enlarge the ferret brain — Read on m.medicalxpress.com/news/2019-01-gene-humans-cerebral-cortex-enlarge.html

Scientists succeed in destroying HIV-infected cells in major breakthrough 

Researchers at the Institut Pasteur in Paris claim to have successfully destroyed HIV-infected ‘reservoir’ cells. HIV targets cells with high metabolic activity and ‘hijacks’ energy to multiply. — Read on www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6521155/amp/Scientists-succeed-destroying-HIV-infected-...

The World’s largest economy 2030 overtaks the US

The world in 2030. A Global Research article discussing the fast growth of China and India’s economies. — Read on www.gbm.hsbc.com/insights/growth/the-world-in-2030
Food and Drug Administration

FDA: Digital Health Policy for Prescription Drug Pricing

New prescription drug-use related software proposed by FDA will help companies and develop an efficient pathway to help increase safety and effectiveness. Read on: www.natlawreview.com/article/significant-fda-digital-health-policy-development-prescription-drug-sponsors