Artificial tissue has always lacked a key ingredient: blood vessels. A new 3-D printing technique seems poised to change that.
Engineering a patient’s own immune cells to resist HIV could eliminate the need for lifelong antiretroviral therapies.
Tailor-made medical devices could give a more detailed picture of cardiac health and may be better at predicting and preventing problems.
By tracking an older person’s movements at home, a new wearable device could help predict serious changes in health.
A startup, Halotechnics, is building a pilot electricity storage system that will use molten salt.
High-tech blood tests should replace ultrasound and other methods as the primary tools for screening for Down syndrome, argue researchers.
A single-molecule gene test requires much less DNA to identify cancer-causing mutations.
ARPA-E faces a tricky mandate—invest in risky technologies that no one else wants to fund, while still showing results.
Software is taking over cars. But it may be a while before it can be updated without a trip to the dealer.
A factory that takes in raw materials and produces finished battery packs could lower costs for the most expensive part of an EV.