Patients with blindness caused by retinitis pigmentosa can now get a light-detecting microchip implanted in one of their retinas.
Genetic material suitable for sequencing could persist for as many as one million years, predict scientists.
A biomarker could cut the trial-and-error of finding a patient's best therapy.
A common framework for analyzing and sharing genomic information could speed medical progress.
A large genetic study finds gene variants with a subtle effect on scholastic achievement.
Scientists produced embryonic stem cells from the DNA of one person combined with a human donor egg.
Thinking about cancer as an ecosystem is giving biologists access to a new armoury of mathematical tools for tackling it, such as evolutionary game theory
Analyzing the footage from camera pills is a time-consuming task for medical professionals. Now computer scientists are attempting to automate the process.
Researchers attach "viral hitmen" to surfaces to demonstrate a possible antibacterial defense for catheters and other medical devices.
Enhancing the flow of information through the brain could be crucial to making neuroprosthetics practical.