A scientist who has anguished over terrors in her family’s history explores how people might erase the trauma from memories.
Technologies that can pull tumor cells from patients’ blood are giving researchers an unprecedented look at cancer.
Researchers are designing a “dialysis-like” machine that could identify and remove pathogens responsible for an often lethal blood infection.
From millions of random mutations, scientists identify a virus that could make gene therapy for inherited retinal diseases safer and more effective.
Mind-control optogenetics experiments in mice give new clarity to the neural circuitry that underlines repetitive behaviors.
Soft contact lenses could display information to the wearer and provide continuous medical monitoring.
Engineers seek a cheaper biodegradable polymer.
A Boston startup wants to bring smart analytics to critical care in order to help doctors spot and treat at-risk patients.
A French company is preparing to test a complex artificial heart that combines biology with machinery.
Prototype spots swelling and bleeding in a pilot study—but the novel technique employed is relatively unproven.