Author: Josh Ferguson
Total Articles: 3 |
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City: Gold Coast |
About Me: Bachelor Of Biotechnology, The
University of Queensland
Articles by Josh Ferguson:
King of Biotech Sentenced to 4 Years Jail for Stock Fraud
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On the 2nd of May 2013, a federal judge sentenced David Blech to 4 years prison for stock manipulation. If the name seems familiar, it's because Blech was once called the 'King of Biotech' and was potentially one of the fathers (financial fathers) of the entire biotech industry.
Malaria on the Ropes? Perhaps With Some Microscopic Assistance
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The world health organization (WHO) considers malaria as one of the last of the great plagues that still stalk the earth. 660,000 men, women and children were struck down in 2010, dying due to a preventable and curable disease.
The Latest News on Human Gene Therapies
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So what is new in the field of gene therapy? Ever since Watson and Crick decoded the mysteries of the human genome in 1953, scientists have been searching for ways to use the wealth of hidden knowledge in order to help those previously thought helpless.