Nanospectra Bioscience's gold-plated particles heat and kill tumors.
Bioethicist Paul Wolpe explores the implications of wiring computers to the human brain.
An automated-screening initiative funded by the National Institutes of Health could finally provide the tools researchers need to turn knowledge of the genome into new drugs.
William Sutherling of the Huntington Medical Research Institute demonstrates how to use magnetic imaging to hunt down seizure-causing brain tissue.
Famed for its computing research, SRI International has grown into a biomedical powerhouse as well. CEO Curt Carlson discusses the companys past, present, and future plans for biotech.
Emergency alerts of bad weather or terror attacks could be sent to cell phones of people in the affected areas
Are we living at a moment when yesterdays ideas about the future are more attractive than our own?