A new company offers a “gene vault” for doctors who want to add genomics to patient care.
Wrapping alcohol-digesting enzymes in a nanoscale polymer allows them to quickly reduce blood alcohol content.
The sight-restoring implant made by Second Sight is the most advanced prosthetic to date.
Sequencing a complete human genome may soon cost less than an iPhone. Will BGI-Shenzhen decode yours?
Hybrid materials made of cardiac cells and carbon nanotubes might patch damaged hearts and provide muscle for robots made of living tissues.
The team screened 10,000 compounds before finding one that did the job.
Faster, more sensitive scans and better image processing may reduce the risk of x-ray-related cancers.
The advance could help researchers better understand the role of proteins in disease.
Companies count DNA sequences in the blood of high-risk moms to test for Down syndrome and other large-scale disruptions, but they could do more.
Amgen and Genzyme are pursuing disruptive ways of making biological drugs.