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May 22, 2014

Promoting Wellness and Demystifying Disease: The 100K Project

A new study could revolutionize medicine by allowing researchers to predict and prevent diseases.

Promoting Wellness and Demystifying Disease: The 100K Project

The Institute for Systems Biology has presented this overview of the Hundred Person Wellness Project.

  • We believe that a longitudinal, Framingham-like study of 100,000 well individuals (hereafter termed the 100K project) and their dynamical data clouds could transform medicine ...

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Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

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