Friday, August 15th, 2014
Ebola Outbreak Increases Pressure to Start Vaccine Trials
The world's worst outbreak of Ebola is increasing pressure on researchers to accelerate the development of therapeutic interventions.
Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Seven Hours of Sleep May Be Better Than Eight
New research shows that 8 hours of sleep a night may not be the optimal amount for everyone.
Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Most Risk for Autism Comes from Common Genetic Variation, Not Rare Genes
Most of the genetic risk for autism comes from versions of genes that are common in the population rather than from rare variants or spontaneous glitches.
Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
Using Data Science and Deep Learning to Fight Disease
Publicly revealed last week, Enlitic aims to use deep learning algorithms to analyze patient data, make diagnoses and suggest treatments.
Thursday, May 29th, 2014
FDA Approves Suspended Animation Trial in Humans
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved the first human trial for suspended animation.
Wednesday, May 07th, 2014
DARPA Brain Implant Aims to Restore Lost Memories
DARPA is developing a black box recorder brain implant to restore memory.