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.
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.
The U.S. announces $46 million to develop new technologies for exploring the brain.
If computers think for themselves, should they have human rights?
Engineered yogurt bacteria could make detecting colorectal cancer and other diseases as simple as a pregnancy test.