Besides health tracking, contact lens technology under development could enable drug delivery, night vision, and augmented reality.
A multinational research collaboration has identified more than 100 genetic loci associated with an increased risk for the psychiatric disease.
As medical data goes digital, patients gain power.
Many have tried to develop a painless, continuous glucose tracking system, but all have failed. C8 Medisensors may have come the closest.
The DNA testing firm hopes a more coöperative approach with regulators will get its business back on track.
Researchers have created wheat that is resistant to a common disease, using advanced gene editing methods.
Psychologists have always puzzled over why people in Sweden were slower to start smoking and slower to stop. Now a group of mathematicians have worked out why.
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A species-altering technology is said to need careful regulation before being released into the wild.