Animal studies on the revitalizing power of young blood suggest new drug targets for treating conditions like dementia and heart disease.
A new surgical procedure could help people suffering from debilitating wounds.
A new optogenetic protein gives neuroscientists more control over brain circuits.
Researchers hope stem cells could one day treat chronic conditions like diabetes and Parkinson’s disease.
The electrodes in a cochlear implant can be used to direct gene therapy and regrow neurons.
The way some emergency doctors are using Glass highlights the promise, and the limitations, of wearable technology.
Advanced Cell Technology is testing a stem-cell treatment for blindness that could preserve vision and potentially reverse vision loss.
The ability to create primates with intentional mutations could provide powerful new ways to study complex and genetically baffling brain disorders.
A new map, a decade in the works, shows structures of the brain in far greater detail than ever before, providing neuroscientists with a guide to its immense complexity.
Researchers will examine the brains of living fetuses to study the origins of mental disorders like autism.