New Alzheimer’s Early Diagnosis Blood Test

Alzheimer's Disease Brain Scan

NEW noninvasive blood test can predict early on-set of Alzheimer’s This new blood test is so precise it can predict onset Alzheimer’s up to 30 years in advanced. This new Continue Reading

Humanity in Science: Optimizing Diagnostics of Rare Diseases in Newborns

The Humanity in Science Award was created in 2015 to recognize outstanding developments in science that could change human lives for the better. There were many runners-up who did (and do!) amazing things for humanity. Recently, The Analytical Scientist sat down with each of them to catch up, and find out how their ventures have progressed in the last 12 months.

Cryogenics: A Questionable Practice with Analytical Purpose

On October 19, Chelsea Ake-Salvacion was busy closing up shop at a cryotherapy spa. Alone and worn out from a long day, she decided to enter a cryochamber and soothe her sore muscles before heading home.

Head Transplants: A Bone of Scientific Contention

It’s been done on monkeys, dogs, and rats; now, a plan for the first-ever human head transplant has been set in motion by Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero.