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Biomedicine Archive

  • Brain Mapping

    A new map, a decade in the works, shows structures of the brain in far greater detail than ever before, providing neuroscientists with a guide to its immense complexity.

    9 comments

  • Genome Editing

    The ability to create primates with intentional mutations could provide powerful new ways to study complex and genetically baffling brain disorders.

    2 comments

  • Memory Implants

    A maverick neuroscientist believes he has deciphered the code by which the brain forms long-term memories.

    16 comments

  • Illumina

    After outflanking and outlasting competitors, it is on top of the genome-sequencing business—just as that market is about to soar in importance.

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  • A Tale of
    Two Drugs

    Today’s medicines can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. The story of how two companies set prices for their costly new drugs suggests that the way we determine the value of such treatments will help decide the future of our health-care system.

    46 comments

  • China’s GMO Stockpile

    With its world-leading research investments and vast size, China will dominate the future of genetically modified food—despite the resistance of its population.

    23 comments

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