Sports leagues should do more to protect children from the long-term problems that stem from hits to the head.
A startup aims to treat hard-to-treat diseases with genetically modified blood cells.
Can magnetic stimulation of the brain shake drug users out of their habits?
Experts say there needs to be global social consensus before anyone creates genetically modified children.
To people facing a devastating inherited disease, engineering humanity sounds like a good thing.
The explosion of gene-editing methods is transforming medicine, agriculture, and possibly the future of the human species.
A global meeting in Washington, D.C., isn’t just about whether or not we should alter our species with CRISPR. It’s about how we can pull it off.
Designers of a “selfish” gene able to spread among mosquitoes say it could wipe out malaria, but the scientific community is at odds over whether or not we should do it.
An achievement in tissue engineering suggests that people with damaged vocal cords could eventually get new ones.
A survey finds that consumers are not eager to give health information to Google, Apple, or Microsoft, but Facebook fared worst of all.