A way of capturing cancer cells from the bloodstream opens a new front in personal cancer treatment.
Recordings from the brain's surface are giving scientists unprecedented views into how the brain controls speech.
Critics call emphasis on large-scale computer simulations in EU brain project premature.
A startup has developed a contraceptive chip that could be deactivated and reactivated using a wireless remote.
Software could prevent sensitive medical data from being inadvertently shared as health records get passed around.
3-D mammography offers a clearer picture of invasive breast cancers and reduces the rate of false positives, according to a new research study.
In a remarkable study, a paralyzed woman used her mind to control a robotic arm. If only there were a realistic way to get this technology out of the lab and into real life.
Knowing how the brain deals with other people could lead to smarter computers.
With the invention of optogenetics and other technologies, researchers can investigate the source of emotions, memory, and consciousness for the first time.
A 1961 essay speculated on where research into the physical basis of thinking and communication might eventually lead.