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2015 human trial of nanobots to fight cancer and soon to repair spinal cords

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Posted in Science on 28th Dec, 2014 08:59 PM by AlexMuller

At the British Friends of Bar-Ilan University's event in Otto Uomo October 2014 Professor Ido Bachelet announced the beginning of the human treatment with nanomedicine. He indicates nanobots can currently identify cells in humans with 12 different types of cancer tumors.

 
A human patient with late stage leukemia will be given DNA nanobot treatment. Without the DNA nanobot treatment the patient would be expected to die in the summer of 2015. Based upon animal trials they expect to remove the cancer within one month.
 
Within 1 or 2 years they hope to have spinal cord repair working in animals and then shortly thereafter in humans. This is working in tissue cultures. Previously Ido Bachelet and Shawn Douglas have published work on DNA nanobots in the journal Nature and other respected science publications.
 
One Trillion 50 nanometer nanobots in a syringe will be injected into people to perform cellular surgery. The DNA nanobots have been tuned to not cause an immune response. They have been adjusted for different kinds of medical procedures. Procedures can be quick or ones that last many days.
 
Ido's daughter has a leg disease which requires frequent surgery. He is hoping his DNA nanobots will make the type of surgery she needs relatively trivial - a simple injection at a doctor's office. We can control powerful drugs that were already developed
 
Effective drugs that were withdrawn from the market for excessive toxicity can be combined with DNA nanobots for effective delivery. The tiny molecular computers of the DNA nanobots can provide molecular selective control for powerful medicines that were already developed.
 
Using DNA origami and molecular programming, they are reality. These nanobots can seek and kill cancer cells, mimic social insect behaviors, carry out logical operators like a computer in a living animal, and they can be controlled from an Xbox. Ido Bachelet from the bio-design lab at Bar Ilan University explains this technology and how it will change medicine in the near future.
 
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Author: Guest
Posted: 2014-12-29
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Cancer is being researched from many different new standpoints and through application of a number of new technologies - DNA nanobots discussed here are one good example where application is expected soon
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Author: Guest
Posted: 2014-12-29
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Yes, there is a need to cover many options so that some would prove suitable for the clinic Reply
Author: Guest
Posted: 2014-12-29
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The time between successful and promising research and its clinical application to cancer patients is getting shorter - however safety remains the big issue Reply
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Author: Guest
Posted: 2016-07-22
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Mighty useful. Make no mistake, I apeptciare it. Reply


 

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