Genetic Cutting and Pasting

Genetic Cutting and Pasting

Published on January 26, 2017
“In the future, CRISPR will be a common and useful tool to modify plants and agricultural anima...

The Promise of Precision Medicine

The Promise of Precision Medicine

Published on October 20, 2016
By Catherine Bolgar Medicine is moving away from a one-size-fits-all model. Precision medicine,...

Power to the Patient

Power to the Patient

Published on October 7, 2016
By Catherine Bolgar The explosion of chronic diseases threatens to be a major health issue in c...

Digital Doctoring

Digital Doctoring

Published on August 30, 2016
By Catherine Bolgar The rapid increase in personal devices and smartphones with sensors and app...

Soon, artificial human organs may be used to personalize drug prescriptions

Soon, artificial human organs may be used to personalize drug prescriptions

Published on August 22, 2016
      By: Quartz creative services   A team in Luxembourg has developed a m...

The tiny scale of medical breakthroughs

The tiny scale of medical breakthroughs

Published on January 25, 2016
Written by Catherine Bolgar   Nanomedicine takes advantage of its extremely small size—“na...

Controlling the genetic genie

Controlling the genetic genie

Published on January 18, 2016
Written by Catherine Bolgar Advances in genetic sequencing techniques and discoveries about our...

Will dental visits soon be easier?

Will dental visits soon be easier?

Published on November 4, 2015
Written by Catherine Bolgar New devices and materials promise to make dentist visits more pleas...

Calling in Sick

Calling in Sick

Published on October 14, 2015
Written by Catherine Bolgar One day, your phone might detect that you have cancer and alert you...

The Secrets of Protein

The Secrets of Protein

Published on August 28, 2015
Written by Catherine Bolgar If genes are our bodies’ architectural plans, then proteins are the...