A French company is preparing to test a complex artificial heart that combines biology with machinery.
In your DNA are clues to your health, your ancestry, and maybe even your purchasing preferences.
A job invented in Silicon Valley is going mainstream as more industries try to gain an edge from big data.
The mental fuzziness induced by cancer treatment could be eased by cognitive exercises performed online, say researchers.
Prototype spots swelling and bleeding in a pilot study—but the novel technique employed is relatively unproven.
A so-called metal-organic framework could offer a better way to get at the vast uranium resource dissolved in the ocean.
Scientists produced embryonic stem cells from the DNA of one person combined with a human donor egg.
Advanced genetic engineering is already changing vaccine development and could make inroads into other branches of medicine.
Thinking about cancer as an ecosystem is giving biologists access to a new armoury of mathematical tools for tackling it, such as evolutionary game theory
Analyzing the footage from camera pills is a time-consuming task for medical professionals. Now computer scientists are attempting to automate the process.