Combining old fashioned questionnaires with data mining techniques reveals increasingly detailed insights into the way young men and women allocate their time and resources.
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Scientific advances and new business models are spurring investor confidence in biomedical-related ventures.
The way your smartphone uses power provides a simple way to track it, say computer scientists who have developed an app to prove it.
A global network of millions of genomes could be medicine’s next great advance.
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A new method for growing human brain cells could unlock the mysteries of dementia, mental illness, and other neurological disorders.
Fast DNA-sequencing machines are leading to simple blood tests for cancer.
A new mathematical model of the way the disease spreads in West Africa predicts that the Ebola epidemic should be over by the middle of the spring.
Stem-cell advocates pin their hopes on a method of treating diabetes.
A phone attachment using cheap disposable cartridges rapidly tests for HIV and syphilis in a Rwandan trial.