A brain-computer interface records “yes” and “no” answers in patients who lack any voluntary muscle movement.
Researchers claim that additive manufacturing can now produce functional skin, and the first internal organs may be ready within six years.
In a medical first, the children were treated with genetically engineered T-cells from another person.
Effort to grow organs stirs debate over ethics of human-animal chimeras.
The regulator has suggested that it treat every edit of an animal’s genome like a new drug, but some scientists think it could slow progress.
Filling a gap that pharma fails to fund, a new initiative will develop vaccines to prevent outbreaks of emerging viruses.
More than half of pediatric cancer patients have genetic faults that could affect their diagnosis or be targeted by drugs.
A startup uses algorithms that understand the anatomy of cells to discover new uses for existing drugs.
Her death is a reminder that antibiotic-resistant bacteria are getting worse, even as they garner little attention.
Experts warn that a potential IVF breakthrough could have unintended social consequences.