Cataloguing the uniqueness of an individual immune system offers a new understanding of disease.
Gold nanoparticles illuminate faint traces of disease
Lessons from nanotechnology can help synthetic biology mature.
Siri may not be the smartest AI in the world, but it's the most socially adept.
Foundation Medicine is offering a test that helps oncologists choose drugs targeted to the genetic profile of a patient's tumor cells. Has personalized cancer treatment finally arrived?
Local programmers and homegrown business models are helping to realize the vast promise of using phones to improve health care and save lives.
A newly discovered hormone mimics the effects of exercise
Medical technologies are too rarely evaluated with scientific rigor.
Internet pioneer Larry Smarr's quest to quantify everything about his health led him to a startling discovery, an unusual partnership with his doctor, and more control over his life.
One writer wondered if cows' milk was the key to human longevity.