Using CRISPR technology, researchers successfully loaded one of the first-ever moving pictures — Eadweard Muybridge’s film of a horse galloping against a white backdrop — into the genome of a living cell.
The unique technique can rub the esophagus and scrape away cells that scientists can then examine for cancer.
To truly protect yourself, it’s time to give your cleaning ritual an overall tech upgrade.
A group of participants saw a reduction in migraine days of three days per month thanks to the treatment.
Vaccines built around a person’s own DNA have proven effective at beating back cancer, two studies show. While the studies are small and the results,...
The interactive game was enjoyable among the study participants, something that is vital to successful cognitive training.
The researchers believe their findings may hold implications for the treatment of cognitive disorders in human beings.
The beer can neutralize toxins and viruses and even help to keep the immune system in check.
Sea anemones, although without an actual heart, do contain “heart genes” that researchers have found to be identical to human heart genes.
With people now living well past 100 years of age, and advances in medical care ever present, there's no telling what the maximum human age is.
For college students who routinely go on binge drinking sprees, a new computerized interface may help curb the dangerous behavior. Researchers from Brown University School...
The gear-driven design utilizes 100 percent of the arm effort, making it much easier to go up slopes and across longer, more challenging distances.
A new animal study shows how chronic pain starts and where it can end.
The new technique showed that using tiny gold rods heated by lasers essentially sawed off the cancer cells’ legs.
The patch can also be stored safely for a year without refrigeration, offering a vital option for health care in the developing world.
The discovery of a protein in the gut provides a previously unrecognized origin of where changes to the same protein in the brain could happen.
The new study adds compelling evidence that the extract can combat the growing rates of diabetes worldwide.
This new treatment adds lasers to the mix, using a combination of laser and ultrasound technology to determine the presence or absence of cancer cells in the breast tissue.
With a cellular structure similar to that of natural cartilage, the bioengineered material features exceptional durability for lab-grown tissue.
The discovery is a major breakthrough in understanding the biology of OCD.
The research may be especially important for those who experience traumatic events and have the memories to remember them by.
This new type of treatment does not try to lessen symptoms, but rather cure depression itself.
It may be the best mosquito repellent that the insects cannot adapt to or find their way around.
Researchers want to flip the narrative on MDMA and put its psychological-soothing properties to good use in the fight against traumatic stress.
Grape seed extract was found to strengthen a part of the tooth known as dentin.
Read about the innovative new wearable that can diagnose sleep apnea as well as traditional methods.
Swedish researchers found that attaching defibrillators to high-tech drones shaved off an average of 16 minutes for response times, a difference that can mean life or death for heart attack patients.
Scientists have developed a topical drug that darkens skin pigmentation without the sun's rays.
By zeroing in on miniscule amounts of DNA, researchers believe they can catch cancer early and save countless lives.
Similar to a gastric bypass procedure, the new 'accordion procedure' works to decrease the size of the stomach but without the cuts and scars that come with invasive surgery.
Researchers may have discovered a powerful new way to invigorate aging skin.
At Scripps Research Institute, scientists are making some remarkable discoveries in their research into how disease infects our bodies.
Cannabidiol, or CBD, was found to reduce seizures among patients with a rare form of epilepsy by nearly 40 percent.
Scrubs made with coffee grounds can give your skin an extra boost from the antioxidants, and the caffeine can tighten the skin.
The recipient was a 40-year-old man who lost his penis 17 years ago due to complications after a ritual circumcision.
Hair is used to make wigs and old clothes are donated, so what can be done with fat taken out of people's bodies?
New research that studied the effect of flushing blocked fallopian tubes with poppy seed oil was promising for women dealing with infertility due to this issue.
After receiving the vaccine, 77 percent of trial patients' tumors stopped growing, and 45 percent of trial patients saw tumor shrinkage.
A device called Active Pelvis Orthosis, or APO, can prevent elderly persons from falling, even when put through hazardous conditions on a treadmill.
Researchers created a mussel-based glue that also led to a healthier functioning of skin cells after a wound had healed.
The "Emma Watch" allowed a young woman with Parkinson's to write legibly for the first time in years.
With this study, researchers hope to help restore fertility and hormone production in women who have undergone ovarian cancer treatments.
The breakthrough puts the researchers on pace to make a tremendous impact on patients with genetic disease.
Current goals in place that seek to reduce new yearly infections to 12,000 cases in the U.S. by 2025 are already showing signs of success.
In studying ways to reduce maternal mortality from childbirth hemorrhaging, a group of researchers revisited tranexamic acid, a drug invented in the 1960s by a Japanese woman.
Julian Rios Cantu, an 18-year-old teen from Mexico, was determined to create the cancer-detecting bra, called "Eva," after witnessing his own mother's struggle with breast cancer.
On average, patients whose doctors received lab results on a smartphone left the hospital 26 minutes faster than patients whose physicians had to check the hospital’s electronic system.
The device, called WiGait, can monitor and track a person's walking speed and movement without the need for a wearable.
Good news for pizza lovers — this new nanotech fabric is oil and grease-resistant.
The researchers had conducted previous experiments on mice using CRISPR/Cas9 but with less impressive results.