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A $200M pledge to Harvard to turn medical discoveries into treatments

A foundation headed by philanthropist and businessman Len Blavatnik has pledged $ 200 million to Harvard Medical School (HMS), its largest gift ever, with the overarching aim of transforming new medical discoveries into patient treatments. The gift, from the Blavatnik Family Foundation, was announced at a scientific symposium at the School on Thursday and was… Read More »

Women who sold fake diet and cancer treatments ordered to pay £820000

Two women who sold fake diet and cancer treatments have been ordered to repay more than £820,000. Helen Buchan, 52, and Carol Wiseman, 50, were directors of the Aberdeenshire firm Secret Diet Drops. The women from Fraserburgh had previously admitted breaking consumer protection and trading regulations. A confiscation order has been granted under proceeds of… Read More »