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.
Biologists have used "squeezed light" to create the first images of a living cell that beat the diffraction limit