New research shows how arrays of tiny electronic devices can achieve human-skin-like sensitivity to mechanical force.
The impending Supreme Court ruling on gene patents is creating uncertainty in the molecular diagnostics sector.
Reading the DNA of fetuses is the next frontier of the genome revolution. Do you really want to know the genetic destiny of your unborn child?
A maverick neuroscientist believes he has deciphered the code by which the brain forms long-term memories.
A startup called Catabasis is developing drugs that hit diseases at multiple targets.
An easy-to-use EEG cap could expand the number of ways to interact with your mobile devices.
?The trickiest thing about the brain mapping project might be that we don’t even know what we’re trying to learn.
Biomimetic nanoparticles could be an effective treatment against antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Despite breakthroughs in technology and medicine, there's still a lot of work ahead for understanding and using the human genome.