If it works, mRNA therapy could provide a simple way to create customized cancer vaccines.
Patients don’t need “stem cell tourism” anymore—ineffective and potentially dangerous interventions abound at home.
The National Cancer Institute hopes a new data-sharing agreement with Foundation Medicine is the first of many.
People with red-green color-blindness can suddenly discriminate between colors they couldn’t see before.
Stroke survivor Jim Gass wanted to be healed with stem cells. Instead, they ended up hurting him.
Inovio’s DNA-based vaccine for Zika virus will be the first of several vaccines expected to undergo tests in humans this year.
A next wave of cancer treatments may combine immunotherapy and gene editing.
How a controversial Chinese cloning company burnishes its credentials with a prize.
Doctors at the University of Pennsylvania seek approval for gene editing to fight cancer.
The brain’s built-in protection system also prevents potentially lifesaving drugs from getting in, but maybe not for much longer.