Nobody understands the brain’s wiring diagram, but the tools of algebraic topology are beginning to tease it apart.
A new technique called MAP-seq uses RNA bar codes to quickly and cheaply chart connections between brain cells.
New evidence in the battle to control a gene-editing technology that is worth billions.
A novel solution for Parkinson’s patients who find their treatments wearing off.
Scientists have developed a new drug that promises the pain-numbing effects of opioids without the addiction.
A scientist says a blood test that can discern a fetus’s entire genome is coming.
Inside the long, costly effort to cure diabetes with stem cells.
Researchers may soon vanquish our pain without causing addiction and other devastating side effects.
Paralyzed people regained some motion after operating a brain-controlled robotic exoskeleton.
The most expensive drugs in history, or medicine’s biggest bargains? Gene therapy could be both.