Curing cancer by 2020: Moonshot strategy by Suf Alkhaldi

It is time to start making a dent in cancer. A new Moonshot project was announced just weeks ago by Vice President Biden to cure cancer by 2020.  If you think this is an overly ambitious project, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong does not believe so.  Dr. Soon-Shiong even has the blueprints for activating the human T-cells… Read More

The future is now: How DNA sequencing will lead us there by Suf Alkhaldi

DNA sequencing technologies have flourished so much that the price of human DNA sequencing has been reduced from millions 10 years ago to thousands. If this advancement in DNA sequencing continues, sequencing a human genome will reach to 500-1000 dollars.  Many biotechnology companies plan to sequence thousands of people with different diseases. Some have the goal of… Read More