Families of patients are starting advocacy groups, raising money for research, and founding biotech companies to advance cures for rare diseases.
By logging how every piece of patient data is used, the company hopes to leave behind an indelible audit trail.
Can the biological super material live up to its hype?
An international effort aims to create baker’s yeast with laboratory-made DNA.
Tech big shots are charging into neuroscience, but do they even have a clue?
Genetic repairs are curing patients—but only at a few elite centers.
Drug failures may be telling us that we don’t know what causes Alzheimer’s disease.
Patients groups are backing gene-editing as potential “home run” against disease.
A device that cooks unwanted flying bugs with a laser beam will be tested against an insect that has decimated Florida’s orange production.
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