A detailed neuron-wiring diagram of the fruit fly's optic lobe helps explain how neurons work together to compute data.
Monitoring acetone in breath could tell dieters whether their efforts are paying off.
A unique class of RNA drugs could bring new treatments to cancer and other diseases.
Researchers manipulate mouse neurons to create a false memory; the work could lead to a better understanding of how memories form.
Scientists turn embryonic stem cells into photoreceptors that can integrate into a live retina.
Brain scans, blood samples, and other diagnostic tests could one day direct doctors to the best treatments for depression patients and uncover the biological basis of the condition.
With embryonic stem cells in clinical trials in the U.S. and the U.K., France looks to keep up.
Increasing the rate at which we develop new drugs is a good way to tackle multidrug resistance. But there is another strategy that is inherently better, say researchers
Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
Technologies that can pull tumor cells from patients’ blood are giving researchers an unprecedented look at cancer.