By John Ericson | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 16:22
Scientists build new esophagi from stem cells in regenerative medicine breakthrough.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 15:02
For the first time, scientists are preparing to test artificial blood in humans, which could lead to safer and more efficient blood transfusions.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 13:24
Place cells in the hippocampus help researchers draw a "cognitive map," which concretely plots your abstract experiences.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:30
Blood tests can now detect risks for concussions, cancers, cataracts, MS, and even death. But how much speculation is too much?
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:46
One patient bravely revealed photos of both her pre-op and post-op body to show the results of scoliosis surgery, a type of spinal fusion.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 04/13/2014 - 17:47
The effects of trauma in early life are passed on to the next generation, and the one afterward, according to a new study.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 17:41
Scientists say they've improved a technique to print a 3-dimensional model of a cancerous growth, which will allow the investigation of potential drug therapies.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:24
Human evolution has produced a lot of amazing things, but that doesn't mean some aren't totally bizarre.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 13:09
The novelty of age progression software never gets old, and now it's even better.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 18:30
Scientists have successfully implanted lab-grown vaginal organs into four women, who now enjoy normal, pain-free function.