A Johns Hopkins study suggests that paying volunteers to test new drugs attracts mostly the poor, who, to their own detriment, keep coming back for more.
Big Pharma is on a buying spree to obtain smaller biotech companies after having spent billions on R&D and failing to produce new drugs.
Advanced brain-imaging techniques have begun to point to specific brain patterns common among sociopaths.
Cutting back on the white stuff may save your life, say Harvard Medical School researchers.
A nanowire grid could help make large organic LED displays practical.
A bionic implant that bypasses the eye might eventually treat many forms of blindness.
A new robotic device to map the ecosystem of one of Earth’s ice-bound lakes could be used to search for life on other planets.
Is that expensive jar of skin cream on my dresser safe to use?
Researchers at Intel have made the most efficient silicon laser yet, potentially paving the way for cheaper medical imaging and ultrasensitive chemical detection.