Optical fibers with embedded semiconductor circuits could save lives in surgery
Researchers at Rice University find a way to make the nanoparticles less toxic.
Handled with care, the new "HapMap" of genetic variation could reveal the genetic roots of many diseases.
A new nano-device could eventually find its way to a pharmacy aisle near you.
Multipurpose nanostructures help find, detect, and destroy malignant cells.
An MIT mechanical engineer has teamed up with molecular biologists to study the complex mechanisms behind diseased cells.
New techniques for making embryonic stem cell lines may not quiet ethical debate.
IBM announces it won't make decisions about its employees based on genetic testing.
MIT chemist and two colleagues win Nobel Prize for pioneering work making new materials.
Inventor Dean Kamen's energy-efficient electrical generator and water purifier could put power in the hands of rural villagers in poor countries.