An Obama initiative seeks to channel a torrent of gene information into treatments for cancer, other diseases.
Neuroscientists have recorded the neural activity in the entire brains of freely moving nematode worms for the first time.
DNA data and medical images were combined to find genetic links to brain anatomy.
A wireless transmitter could give paralyzed people a practical way to control TVs, computers, or wheelchairs with their thoughts.
A $1 billion deal for tests that can steer patients to the right drug.
Swiss researchers allow rats to walk again with a rubbery electronic implant.
A new microfluidic device lets scientists identify a powerful drug from nature.
How a consumer genetics company amassed a database of willing research participants.
A new way to get materials into cells might clear the way for powerful treatments for diseases like cancer and HIV.
From genetically modified foods to gene therapy, 2014 was a big year for rewriting biology.