Research is under way to make a brain chip capable of triggering muscle movement.
New brain imaging studies could explain how certain drugs lull our brains into an unconscious state that pain cannot enter.
A method to regrow damaged wings in chicken embryos could shed light on how to regenerate limbs in other species--including humans.
Researchers have developed advanced shape-memory polymers that could find uses as expandable stents and fasteners that close themselves.
Researchers have used a new gene-silencing technique to engineer edible cottonseeds.
Garments printed with flexible sensors could help people with severely limited mobility control assistive devices.
New imaging tools provide nanoscale pictures of the happenings of individual living cells and neurons.
A microscopic container made entirely of DNA could one day be used to deliver drugs.
Rust nanoparticles could help treat arsenic-contaminated drinking wells.
Tracking rapid genetic changes will help researchers engineer ethanol- and antibiotic-producing microbes.