June 15, 2017

Mutated optic rod photoreceptors have been reprogrammed, using the gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9, reversing cellular degeneration and restoring visual function in two mouse models of retinitis pigmentosa. The study was done by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Shiley Eye Institute at UC San Diego Health, with colleagues in China. Retinitis […]

Data shows that cannabis stocks significantly outperformed major indexes in 2016, which is a result of speculative investment based on anticipated expansion of new legal markets. New Frontier reported that the Viridian Cannabis Stock Index gained 236.1% while outperforming such mainstream indexes as the Russell 2000 (up 19.5%), the Dow Jones Industrial Average (up 13.4%), […]