The agency wants medical device manufacturers to protect their products from cyberattacks. The Food and Drug Administration has issued its final guidance on protecting medical devices like pacemakers insulin
Earlier this year, French neuroscientists achieved a remarkable feat. Hacking into the brains of mice, they switched the emotional character of their memories, turning a neutral recollection into a positive
The most mysterious biological organ in the universe is located right between your ears: your brain -- a non-stop multitasking marvel. Your brain controls your thinking, voluntary behaviors, and critical
Scientists analyzing fragments of poorly preserved dinosaur bones excavated more than a century ago have discovered what appear to be red blood cells and collagen fibers, soft tissues that thus far have
One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards 2015 Invention Award Winner Category: Health Inventors: Manu Prakash and George Korir Company: Stanford University Invention: Punchcard Microfluidics
Synthetic biology is entering an exciting new phase. An ecosystem of companies is now developing services to enable faster, cheaper, and better genetic engineering. They are, in effect, “digitizing” genetic
A “game changer” protein that promotes the body’s immunity to cancer has been discovered by scientists, offering fresh hope the often deadly disease will be conquered in years to come. Researchers at College
Next time you eat a tub of probiotic-enriched yogurt or pop a probiotic capsule, you can thank a strain of bacteria called Lactobacillus rhamnosus for doing more than just joining the party in your gut.