Google will face big challenges developing a nanotechnology-based test for cancer and other diseases.
Will ultrasound-on-a-chip make medical imaging so cheap that anyone can do it?
The inventor of a breakthrough DNA test for Down syndrome says the technology can be used to screen people for cancer.
Scientists say they can embed sophisticated genetic tests onto a piece of paper.
New technology and large government research initiatives in genetically modified crops are giving China a storehouse for a more populous future.
A treatment based on embryonic stem cells clears a key safety hurdle and might help restore vision.
We have the technology to dramatically increase the independence of people with spinal-cord injuries. The problem is bringing it to market and keeping it there.
With its world-leading research investments and vast size, China will dominate the future of genetically modified food—despite the resistance of its population.
The FDA ordered 23andMe to stop selling its health tests. But for the intrepid, genome knowledge is still available.