Scientists are rushing to figure out how to use the gene-editing tool to stop devastating diseases like muscular dystrophy.
Novel treatments for neurological diseases might be possible with a flexible mesh that can prod individual brain cells.
How the search giant found itself breeding mosquitoes to try to stop the spread of the Zika virus.
There are hundreds of early clinical trials, but only a handful of late-stage ones have reached completion.
The approach could be a tenth the price of earlier methods.
The medical maker collective Four Thieves Vinegar made an “EpiPencil” for a tiny fraction of what the EpiPen manufacturer Mylan charges.
Mapping the 3-D network structure of a fly’s brain is a major step forward. But it took 1,700 person-hours to complete, meaning that human labor will be a significant bottleneck for future advances.
For patients with some inherited diseases, a chance to test an experimental treatment can offer the only hope.
Can cell therapy help spinal-cord injury? A long-running study hopes the answer is yes.
But the technology for extinguishing species is dividing conservationists.