As fans of "Grey's Anatomy," "ER" and any other hospital-based show can tell you, emergency-room doctors are fighting against time. "When patients have bled so much that the heart stops, we know that have
By David Brown Dracula may have been on to something. It wasn’t just blood, but the blood of youth that was the secret to staying alive for centuries. The rejuvenating effect of young blood has been demonstrated
A toxin isolated from the Togo starburst tarantula provides new insights into pain mechanisms and could lead to new treatments for irritable bowel syndrome With their large, hairy bodies and long legs,
A ground-breaking gene-editing technique is to be tested on humans for the first time, with Chinese oncologists trialling the innovation on lung cancer patients. The team from Sichuan University’s West
Doctor Who can function with two hearts, but can non-Time Lords do the same? Greg Foot finds out. Being a Gallifreyan, Doctor Who has a binary vascular system, where the blood vessels lead to two hearts.
Taking their inspiration from famous physicist Richard Feynman— who back in 1959 envisioned that one day individual atoms could be arranged to store information — the researchers actually coded a section