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Ahmad Zeeshan Siddiqui (Zee)

Zeeshan loves physics, molecular biology and science journalism. When he's not waking up the neighbours to the sound of his electric guitar, or obsessing over Ed Sheeran and Elon Musk, he'll be telling you how he's going to change the world, one article at a time.

 
 

PERSONALISED MEDICINE USING VIRUSES, AND THE BIO-HACKER WHO JUST WANTS A SLICE OF PIZZA.

In January 2018, the bio-hacker took the pills and up until now (March, 2018), he is happily satisfying his pizza cravings. This suggests, amazingly, that his experiment did work and his body is producing the lactase enzyme. However, gene therapy using viral vectors is known to only provide temporary cures.