The BabySeq project in Boston has begun collecting data to quantify the risks and benefits of DNA sequencing at birth.
Genetically engineered mice treated for Middle East respiratory syndrome are disease-free, but it’s not yet clear if it will work for humans.
New diagnostics can find the DNA that drives a tumor, but evidence that they help patients is missing.
A startup called MetaMind has developed a new, improved algorithm for processing language.
The treatment for cancer is often as devastating as the disease itself.
A new treatment for infertility eventually could improve women’s prospects for having babies later in life.
A new type of flexible electronic device shows promise for long-term brain mapping and could be a more effective way to provide therapeutic stimulation.
Supercharge your immune cells to defeat cancer? Juno Therapeutics believes its treatments can do exactly that.
The latest in assistive technology is a lightweight glove that helps patients with limited mobility grab and pick up objects.
New services from Facebook and Google extend the reach of facial recognition. Do people still find it creepy?