A lot of drug cures for Alzheimer's have failed, but drug companies soldier onward
Various forms of dementia are being targeted with many different approaches
Cancer vaccines are nearing FDA approval Those who received Provenge lived four and a half months longer than those who did not.
370,000 Americans lack functioning kidneys. Three or four times every week, they visit a special clinic and sit for four hours as their blood is removed, cleaned and returned to their body. A new ceramic filter has the potential to make kidney dialysis much more efficient and to reduce by 30 minutes to one hour the time required for a dialysis treatment.
Clinical trials of a diabetes regenerative product, E1-INT showed more than half decreased their average daily insulin usage by more than 20 percent, or reduced their HbA1c levels (a long-term measure of blood sugar control) by 1.2 to 2 percent in the months post-treatment.
Human trials are starting on an artificial pancreas product
Clinical trials that are available for each type of disease are listed here