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Can our track record in cancer research give us a hint of what we can expect in longevity research?

Can we look at the history of some leading diseases to get an indication of the potential breakthroughs in longevity research? Research in the longevity field has dramatically grown in the last 3-4 years, and many are claiming we will realize great breakthroughs resulting in longer lives and more healthier years. And I for one…

Mountain of data

Image via Wikipedia Many scientist believe that in the near future there will be breakthroughs due to our ability to generate huge data bases, and more importantly our ability to mine them. GlaxoSmithKline have done a huge and expensive study on cancer, and as of June 20 2008 released a mountain of data for free.…