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‘Nuzzeld’ headlines for 20March18

JUST ‘NUZZELED’ ▶ Fortune – Mar 20, 2018, 3:57 PM – LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.—The cost to develop and gain FDA approval for a new drug today is more than $2.5 billion, according to the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development. Driving much of that cost are human clinical trials. They're… SEE ▶ NUZZEL
That "Game Changer" MS Treatment Going Viral Really Might Be Too Good to Be True According to a press release, the treatment combats the disease by using chemotherapy to suppress their immune system, then "resetting" it with an injection of their own stem cells taken from the blood and bone marrow. The trial involved over 100 patients with relapsing-remitting MS, in whom the disease ...


How human embryonic stem cells sparked a revolution Dieter Egli was just about to start graduate school in 1998 when researchers first worked out how to derive human embryonic stem cells. In the two decades since, the prolific cells have been a fixture of his career. The biologist, no…