No, Billionaires Should Not Be Allowed to Own Crucial, Medical Science Breakthroughs

Dr. Jonas Salk; a billionaire

I just read an article about Jeff Bezos investing in Altos Labs, a startup that is experimenting with reverse ageing through the reprogramming of stem cells (Ivanova, 2021). This research, as well as many other research projects being carried out in the area of reverse-ageing, may lead to major medical science discoveries that have the potential to treat one of the human conditions that have been most…