Many doctors have dedicated their lives towards the research cancer, ensuring that they are coming up with better, less invasive ways to treat the ailment. One of such dedicated doctors is none other than Mikhail Blagosklonny. Dr. Blagosklonny, who is a very skilled oncologist and hematologist, has been known to carry out many clinical trials in a bid to ensure better treatment for cancer patients.And so far, his contribution can never go unnoticed especially when it comes to cancer or oncology. Based at buffalo, united states, dr. Blagosklonny has ensured that his doors are always open at The Roswell Park Cancer Institute where he and his dedicated team of oncologists and hematologists offer personalized care to their esteemed patients. Owing to the different genetic makeups, everyone is affected by cancer differently.And that explains why they need to give customized treatments if at all they are to stand a chance to a better, high-quality life. One of his notable breakthroughs was the discovery of Rapamycin’s incredible healing properties and therefore an incredible milestone in his oncology research.
Rapamycin is used in the prevention of tissue rejection after a successful organ transplant.According to Dr. Blagosklonny, Rapamycin is useful especially in the treatment of hemolytic-uremic syndrome since it not only reduces the level of toxicity after a kidney transplant. The latter will also prevent the eventuality of the new organ rejection and therefore boost the individual’s life for the better.According to an article on Philly Purge written a while back, Dr. Blagosklonny went ahead to claim that Rapamycin not only helps those who are fighting cancer but has quite many benefits to the general human body. Apart from its distinct immunosuppressant properties, Rapamycin can successfully treat Lymphangioleiomyomatosis or just LAM.Apart from its successful treatment of LAM, Rapamycin can also treat tuberous sclerosis complex or TSC which affects many critical organs including the brain, kidney, and heart.
The mTOR inhibitors available in Rapamycin can go a long way in the suppressing of TSC both in adults and children.And even though research is still ongoing, Dr. Blagosklonny firmly believes that Rapamycin can prolong an individual’s life. His extensive tests on mice have shown a lot of promise and even though tests on humans haven’t been established yet, he very confident that it will be a possibility shortly. And if his conspicuous in the oncology field is anything to go by, it would be a good idea to take him with a pinch of salt.Apart from longevity and good health, Dr. Blagosklonny also believes that Rapamycin can be used in the treatment of muscular dystrophy. Muscular dystrophy is simply the deterioration of muscles, and the use of the drug in mice has shown improvement in strength by more than 30% which is quite impressive.Finally, Dr. Blagosklonny is also confident that the drug can be used to rectify cognitive effects and hence can be utilized in the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Still, the research is ongoing.