An automated health-care interface aims to streamline preventative screening.
A British company has demonstrated an important step for a new sequencing technique.
George Whitesides has created a cheap, easy-to-use diagnostic test out of paper.
Han Cao’s nanofluidic chip could cut DNA sequencing costs dramatically.
Michel Maharbiz’s novel interfaces between machines and living systems could give rise to a new generation of cyborg devices.
Healthier proteins may be the key to the long life span of naked mole rats.
A common drug can selectively target long-term memories better than other therapies.
Scientists announce the first complete draft of our closest relative's genome.
Regions of DNA prone to duplication may have played a vital role in human evolution.
Scientists get ready for the end of federal restrictions on embryonic-stem-cell research.