Now that the human genome project is done, proteins are set to displace genes as the new darlings of drug discovery. But are biologists up to the task?
The CEO of Human Genome Sciences, Bill Haseltine, has created a powerful new tool that he just knows will revolutionize the discovery of new medicines.
Will Web-wide "translation memory" finally make machine translation pay off?
Microfluidic biochip promises quick, accurate identification of gene variants.
New diagnostic devices could save an ER visit.
Wilson Greatbatch's mistake sparked the medical-electronics industry.
How can the same system produce scientific elites and illiterates?
From the man who gave us the automated DNA sequencer comes a whole new approach to the study of life.
Biotech: Computing plus biology equals big money.