Russian research project offers “immortality” to billionaires – by transplanting their brains into robot bodies

Russian research project offers “immortality” to billionaires – by transplanting their brains into robot bodies Contacted list of world”s richest to offer immortalityWill personally oversee brain transplant into robot bodyEntrepreneur claims to have 30 scientists working on projectAims to “transplant” human mind into robot body in 10 yearsClaims “next stage” of science is to create a “new human body””This project is leading to immortality,” says Dmitry Itskov A Russian entrepreneur who heads a hi-tech research project called “Avatar” has contacted billionaires to offer them immortality.

Prostate cancer drug Abiraterone set for approval in England and Wales but not Scotland

England and Wales benefit from NHS postcode lottery as prostate cancer wonder drug set for approval south of border but turned down by Scotland Final approval of abiraterone for England and Wales expected in JuneProstate cancer charity calls on Scotland to approve drug | UPDATED: 09:02 GMT, 16 May 2012 Abiraterone is marketed as Zytiga A drug to treat advanced prostate cancer should be given to patients in England and Wales, according to the NHS rationing body.