Researchers are tearing down the wall between the life sciences and information technology
A gene that releases stored fat may be the key to a longer life.
The author of a new book on the 'Frankenfood Myth' argues that excess regulation of genetically modified food unnecessarily frightens the public and impedes research.
The much-heralded genome is just a parts list. New research is revealing when, and why, genes do what they do in living cellsa big step toward understanding, and ultimately curing, disease.
Alarmist and polarized rhetoric is distorting important new findings about the risks and benefits of children's use of the Internet.
Concern for loved ones can be a powerful innovation tool.