Monitoring complex new nanotech materials may be too much for the agency to handle.
A new brain imaging technique teaches patients to control their brain activity, bringing relief from chronic pain.
Two national institutes have announced a three-year, $100 million project to understand the genetic changes behind cancer.
A potential genetic test for cardiovascular risk shows how "pharmacogenomics" is coming into its own.
The canine genome could help researchers understand such major conditions as blindness, cancer, and OCD.
Nobel Laureate Eric Kandel explains how genetic research could lead to a new generation of anti-anxiety drugs.
MIT’s Scott Manalis shows off his ultrasensitive biomolecule detector.
Metabolomics may help scientists to engineer sophisticated plant factories.
Biologist Aubrey de Grey still believes humans could live indefinitely -- or at least that it's worth discussing.
Aubrey de Grey believes we can live forever. Gerontologist Richard Miller at the University of Michigan begs to differ.