Mosquitoes that have been genetically modified to cause population crashes in the wild could be a potent tool against a host of troublesome diseases.
Relatively new discoveries about of the role of the microbiome in human health have sparked a race to develop new therapies based on microbes.
A joint venture between Bayer and CRISPR Therapeutics is the latest effort to make CRISPR drugs that could target and modify cells inside the body.
The DNA sequencing giant will launch a new company, Grail, to develop blood tests to detect cancer.
The disorder known as trisomy 21 is untreatable. Or is it? Some families think an antidepressant could help.
A radical new approach to generating human organs is to grow them inside pigs or sheep.
Better concussion diagnostics will give scientists and physicians a more detailed understanding of brain injury.
During 2015, the combination of potent biotechnologies solved problems and created new ones.
Diana Bianchi championed tests that find Down syndrome early in pregnancy. Now can she find a way to treat it?
Sports leagues should do more to protect children from the long-term problems that stem from hits to the head.