A device that uses no externally visible gear enables patients to read letters and see faces.
The sight-restoring implant made by Second Sight is the most advanced prosthetic to date.
Nabsys’s technology could provide the positional accuracy missing from current DNA sequencing methods.
Wrapping alcohol-digesting enzymes in a nanoscale polymer allows them to quickly reduce blood alcohol content.
Sequencing a complete human genome may soon cost less than an iPhone. Will BGI-Shenzhen decode yours?
A new company offers a “gene vault” for doctors who want to add genomics to patient care.
The team screened 10,000 compounds before finding one that did the job.
Faster, more sensitive scans and better image processing may reduce the risk of x-ray-related cancers.
Hybrid materials made of cardiac cells and carbon nanotubes might patch damaged hearts and provide muscle for robots made of living tissues.
The advance could help researchers better understand the role of proteins in disease.