Kari Stefansson, founder and CEO of deCode Genetics, explains why gene hunting provides tailor-made drug targets.
Software toolkits and cheap hardware have led to the comeback of the garage startup. But this time the boom is more rational.
Voice biometrics is poised to add more security to phone-based transactions in Europe.
A product touted as “nano” has hospitalized six German consumers, prompting more warnings over the dangers of nanomaterials.
Genizon is using the genetic homogeneity of French Canadians to find new drug targets – and redefine human disease.
Studies continue on the safety of using cell phones on airplanes, while most experts agree that concerns are overblown.
New search technology from IBM could help patients and doctors locate life-saving treatments.
A biological template ramps up electrode performance and scales down size.
Mass spectrometry, a favorite analytical technique of chemists, may find a place in the operating room.
A new type of PET imaging technique could eventually help doctors diagnose and head off the disease before symptoms appear.