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  • Spanish scientists trial promising HIV vaccine
  • Researchers reverse the aging process for human adult stem cells
  • Tiny twisting muscles developed for propelling nanobots
  • Doctor trials laser treatment to change eye colour
  • Welsh government's opt out organ donor consultation
  • LifeStraw Brings Clean Water To Almost One Million In Kenya
  • Computers found more accurate than doctors in breast-cancer diagnosis
  • For the First Time, Lab-Grown Blood Is Pumped Into a Human's Veins
  • Obese Monkeys Lose Weight On Drug That Attacks Blood Supply of Fat Cells
  • Light barrier used to repel mosquitoes
  • Scientists destroy tumors in mice using light therapy
  • A wearable defibrillator can prevent sudden death in people with dangerous heart arrhythmias.
  • Ultrathin, ultraflexible brain implant or 50 time higher resolution
  • New cancer treatment: Rice chemists cram 2 million nanorods into a single cancer cell
  • Researchers Engineer a Mightier Mouse
  • Engineered, drug-secreting blood vessels reverse anemia in mice
  • Stem Cell Treatments for Zoo Animals Hold Promise for Humans
  • Bionic contact lens to project emails before eyes
  • Cancer survival: Macmillan hails major improvement
  • Startups, depression and suicide
  • Low vitamin D linked to heart disease, death
  • Alzheimers: Deep brain stimulation reverses disease
  • Tiny Magnets Could Clear Diseases from the Blood
  • The incredible shrinking laboratory or lab on a chip
  • Genetically altered mosquito to fight humanity's biggest killer
  • Gene therapy can protect against HIV
  • Rapamycin increases lifespan in mice
  • Marathon training may pose a heart risk
  • Microsoft and GE creating new health care company in Seattle region, employing 750 to start
  • Kid Gets a New Ear Made from His Own Rib
  • UCL: We want to prevent people getting dementia
  • Pituitary Grown From Embryonic Stem Cells
  • New Gene Therapy Stops The Bleeding In Hemophilia Patients
  • New approach to malaria vaccine revealed by Oxford researchers
  • Canadian developed HIV vaccine approved for human studies
  • Is a cure for the common cold on the way?
  • Lucid Dreaming could be used for learning new skills and improved decision making
  • Can Patients Handle the Truth? Getting Access to Doctors Notes
  • Scanadu Raises $2M For Medical Tricorder
  • Diet can stop brain shrinking
  • Brains Connective Cells Are Much More Than Glue
  • Longevity highlights for 2011
  • Detoxing in January is futile says liver charity
  • 6 Big HealthTech Ideas That Will Change Medicine In 2012
  • Dr. Daniel Kraft discusses future medical technologies
  • Stephen Hawking at 70: How has he survived so long?
  • Brain function can start declining as early as age 45
  • Microsoft developing electronic contact lens to monitor blood sugar
  • 5 Medical Advances Predicted for 2012
  • Bloodstream robots for medicine about 3 to 5 years away for clinical use
  • Birth of the Bionic Eye
  • A nanoscale biological coating that can halt bleeding nearly instantaneously
  • Routine aspirin may cause harm
  • Old Mice Made Young
  • Peter Diamandis announces Tricorder X Prize competition:
  • Photoacoustic device finds cancer cells before they become tumors
  • Discovery Could Lead to an Exercise Pill
  • Farnham teenager awaits bionic stomach
  • Bacon linked to pancreatic cancer
  • Totally drug resistant TB emerges in India
  • Senstore Wants To Make A Tricorder That Monitors The Entire Body
  • MS damage washed away by stream of young blood
  • NHS facing neurology disease time bomb
  • Meningitis jab offers protection hope
  • Future phones could measure your health
  • Advanced Cell Technology: Stem cell retinal implants safe
  • Mind altering drugs research call from Prof David Nutt
  • Sniffing Oxytocin Could Make Us Outgoing
  • Cancer Vaccine Announcement
  • Heart attacks deaths halved in the last decade, experts say
  • AI will eventually drive healthcare, but not anytime soon
  • The ethics of brain boosting
  • Drug companies join forces to combat deadliest tropical diseases
  • Could A Club Drug Offer Almost Immediate Relief From Depression?
  • Handheld Pathogen Sensor Could Diagnose HIV in 30 Minutes
  • Smart bomb mouthwash aims to end tooth decay: Will it work?
  • The science of antiaging
  • Why the brain is more reluctant to function as we age
  • Malaria deaths hugely underestimated
  • Highest resolution in vivo images of mouse brain achieved
  • Why Do Cells Age?
  • Canadian made HIV vaccine approved for human testing
  • First Heartless Man
  • How to map the 100 billion neurons in the brain
  • The Miraculous NASA Breakthrough That Could Save Millions of Lives
  • diet soft drinks linked to stroke and heart attack
  • Genetic Parkinsons disease brain cells made in lab
  • Cancer drug reverses Alzheimers in mice
  • Investing in the fountain of youth
  • Web based counseling, Telepsychiatry, is taking off
  • A Smartphone That Detects Whether Its User Is Depressed
  • Immune cells use 'starvation tactics' on HIV
  • Ancient Chinese medicine could fight ageing
  • Gene Therapy Can Restore Vision One Eye at a Time
  • Radiation treatment transforms breast cancer cells into cancer stem cells
  • Blood Tests Can Accurately Diagnose Depression
  • Scientists Use Brain Waves To Eavesdrop On What We Hear
  • While Average Lifespans Increase, 114 Remains A Stubborn And Mysterious Upper Bound. Why?
  • Major breakthrough in Nanosurgery and the fight against cancer
  • Brain imaging differences evident at 6 months in infants who develop autism
  • DNA nanorobots deliver suicide messages to cancer cells, other diseases
  • Pancreatic cancer: Trial drug shows promise
  • Revolutionary putty could heal bone fractures in days rather than months
  • GPs to prescribe health apps
  • Aging of eyes is blamed for range of health woes
  • Sirtuin 6 can increase the lifespan of male mice by 15%
  • Through the blood:engineers create self propelled medical device
  • Discovery of new blood types may explain some transplant failures and more
  • An OFF switch for pain
  • Transforming Skin Cells into Neurons Leads to New Insights for Alzheimers
  • Monkey controls robot hand through brain implants
  • Redesigning People: How Medtech Could Expand Beyond the Injured
  • Low Levels of Omega 3 Fatty Acids May Cause Memory Problems
  • How memory formation is triggered by stem cells
  • Stem cell therapy takes off in Texas
  • World first biodegradable joint implant grows new joints
  • Russian Mogul Plans To Plant Our Brains In Robots And Keep Them Alive Forever
  • Osteoporosis drug kills malaria parasite in mice
  • Reversing Alzheimer Gene Blockade Can Restore Memory
  • Selective removal of aging cells delays onset of aging related diseases
  • Stem cells grown on a scaffold form new heart tissues
  • Lifestyle Choices Made in Your 20s Can Impact Your Heart Health in Your 40s
  • Better neural control of prosthetics for amputees
  • Redheads feel a different kind of pain
  • Human stem cells help blind rats
  • An open source robo surgeon
  • Cost of gene sequencing falls, raising hopes for medical advances
  • hallucinogenic drugs help problem drinkers
  • Drug Helps Purge Hidden HIV
  • A new view of DNA
  • Heart Attacks Rise Following Daylight Saving Time
  • Red meat increases death, cancer and heart risk, says study
  • Activist pressure slowing animal imports
  • Long space missions may damage eyesight
  • Nanotube technology leading to fast, lower cost medical diagnostics
  • The split brain: a tale of two halves
  • Few genes control neuronal function
  • Peoples immune systems can now be duplicated in mice
  • Red meat: What is a 13% increase in the risk of death?
  • Will 10 year olds be popping pills to live longer?
  • Examining His Own Body, Stanford Geneticist Stops Diabetes in Its Tracks
  • Viruses Recruited as Killers of Tumors
  • Researchers have found a mechanism that can be hijacked in order to import RNA into the mitochondria as desired.
  • Will we ever grow replacement hands?
  • Computer model of spread of dementia can predict future disease
  • Test being developed to detect that a heart attack will soon happen
  • Applying Watson technology for personalized cancer care
  • Researchers prove that memories reside in specific brain cells
  • Biomarkers for autism discovered
  • Dementia: PM promises push to tackle national crisis
  • How does the brain secrete morality?
  • The brain is wired in a 3D grid structure, landmark study finds
  • The link between fast food and depression has been confirmed
  • Vaccine to stop heart attacks could be here in 5 years
  • Gene clue to post-traumatic stress disorder risk
  • Memory loss with aging not necessarily permanent
  • Scientists unlock key to cancer cell death mystery
  • Mice representing 1000 gene strains will speed gene to disease matching from 15 years to 2 year
  • Group Set To Sequence 1000 Genomes By The End Of The Year
  • Resistance spread compromising fight against malaria
  • Scientists Link Gene Mutation to Autism Risk
  • Marathon mouse space mission boosts bone protection
  • Salk scientists find cellular switches for the bodys biological clock
  • DNA Nanorobot Targets Therapeutic Responses
  • Study Finds New Possible Treatment For Type 2 Diabetes
  • Whole genome sequences of supercentenarians reveal longevity clues
  • Where is intelligence located in the brain?
  • Drinking Alcohol May Significantly Enhance Problem Solving Skills
  • New MRI technique may predict rate of progress of dementias
  • Breakdown of white matter pathways affects decisionmaking as we age
  • Can a hallucinogen from Africa cure addiction?
  • Systemic Underestimation of future life expectancy by 3 years for every 20 years
  • Specific Genes Linked to Big Brains and Intelligence
  • Traffic pollution kills 5,000 a year in UK, says study
  • Scientists create nanoparticles that image brain tumors, increasing accuracy of surgical removal
  • Repeated Oral doses of C60 fullerene increased the lifespan of rats by 60 to 73% in a small study
  • Regenerative medicine repairs mice from top to toe
  • Scientists Identify 10 Breast Cancer Subtypes with DNA analysis
  • Ageing genes discovered
  • Aspirin fat burning mechanism found
  • Window of Opportunity to Prevent Cerebral Palsy Discovered
  • Confirmed: He Who Sits the Most Dies the Soonest
  • Cocaine Use Dramatically Speeds Up Brain Aging
  • Mobile phones: Still no evidence of harm to health
  • Bakewells and dogs vs dementia
  • Action Videogames Change Brains
  • The top 10 toxic chemicals suspected to cause autism and learning disabilities
  • Messing With Memory
  • Heart shrinking trial to combat heart failure to begin
  • Evidence Builds That Meditation Strengthens the Brain
  • Super Precise Laser Scalpel Minimizes Collateral Damage
  • How to Make a Broken Heart Mend Itself
  • Way to spot breast cancer years in advance
  • Zuckerberg To Help Spur Life Saving Facebook Tool
  • Aspirin is as good as warfarin for most heart failure patients
  • Amid Controversy, Scientists Publish Recipe For Making More Potent Bird Flu
  • Spinning Spare Parts
  • Engineers design nanoparticles that deliver high doses of antibiotics directly to bacteria.
  • Remote controlled genes trigger insulin production
  • Massive rise in Asian eye damage
  • Jogging Adds 5 Years to Peoples Life
  • Robot reveals the inner workings of brain cells
  • Range of brain diseases could be treated by single drug
  • Bionic woman Claire Lomas completes London Marathon
  • Stem cell shield could protect cancer patients
  • Toothless No More Researchers Using Stem Cells to Grow New Teeth
  • Psychopathy linked to brain abnormalities
  • A Retinal Prosthetic Powered by Light
  • Gene Therapy enhancement of IGF1 production triples endurance in mice
  • Brain oscillations reveal that our senses do not experience the world continuously
  • The genes behind human intelligence also made us vulnerable to autism
  • Strokes : Drawing test may predict risks in older men
  • First Gene Therapy Successful Against Aging Associated Decline
  • Nature Walk Helps Enhance Cognitive Skills in People Diagnosed with Depression
  • The Dalai Lama has given his blessing to Itskovs immortality project
  • Good Cholesterol Not So Good After All, New Study Shows
  • New Study Shows Gene Therapy For HIV Safe After A Decade
  • Coffee Drinkers Have Lower Risk of Death, Study Suggests
  • Radical Life Extension Is Already Here, But We are Doing it Wrong
  • Rapamycin Slows Aging in Mice
  • 2-Hour Therapy Cures Spider Phobia by Rewiring the Brain
  • DARPA Living Foundries plans to make Synthetic Biology ten times faster and cheaper
  • American Heart Association: Tasers can cause death
  • MIT Builds A Needle Free Drug Injector
  • Live Longer, Look Younger with Telomerase
  • Special polymer gel allows adult stem cell differentiation without immune rejection
  • Super sensitive Tests could enable early disease detection
  • First Stem Cell-Based Therapy Gets Approved, In Canada
  • Cannabis does not slow multiple sclerosis progress
  • Fish study raises hope for spinal injury repair
  • Finnish Scientists Announce a Possible Universal Allergy Vaccine
  • Lab grown human blood vessels could help study diseases, grow tissues for transplant
  • Neuroscientists reach major milestone in whole brain circuit mapping project
  • Wall Street Journal Considers Our Superabled Transhumanist Future
  • Prostate cancer drug so effective trial stopped
  • Tiny new sensor could simplify brain wave research
  • CT Scans Triple Cancer Risk in Children
  • Nobel winning Barre Sinoussi optimistic about HIV cure
  • Bionic Eyes Are Totally a Thing Come 2013
  • Alzheimers vaccine trial a success say researchers
  • Japan team creates liver from stem cells
  • Biochip That Makes 10,000 Simultaneous Measurements
  • New skin patch treatment kills most common form of skin cancer
  • Brain tissue used to study autism destroyed by hospital freezer fault
  • Revealed: Secret of HIVs natural born killers
  • Stroke risk increased by sleeping less than six hours a night; simple eye test could detect
  • Your DNA Changes as You Age
  • Human bones grown from fat in laboratory
  • Ten year old girl gets vein grown from her stem cells
  • MIT creates glucose fuel cell to power implanted brain computer interfaces
  • Elevated levels of human hormone motivates exercise
  • Breakthrough Antibody Cocktail Successfully Cures Ebola Viru
  • Will avatars help children with social anxiety overcome fears?
  • Melbourne hospital in heart surgery breakthrough
  • Smartphone users risking health with overuse of devices
  • New Prenatal Blood Tests Can Identify Paternity of an Eight Week Fetus
  • Americans Are Not Getting Older as Life Expectancy Stagnates
  • Stay Away from Negative Thoughts to Improve Problem Solving Ability
  • EEG brain trace can detect autism
  • The Status of Lab Grown Organs
  • Handheld DMR spectrometer diagnoses cancer in an hour
  • Smoking vaccine blocks nicotine in mice brains
  • Scientists Invent Particles That Will Let You Live Without Breathing
  • HIV quad pill may improve care
  • New brain scanner helps paralysed people spell words
  • Human Stem Cell Transplants Successfully Reversed Diabetes in Mice
  • Sleep Deprivation Amps Up the Brain
  • Laser activated nanoparticles produce medicine inside the body on demand
  • Easter Island drug improves learning and memory in mice of all ages
  • How to create living tissues with 3D printed vascular networks made from sugar
  • US approves first over the counter HIV home use test
  • First vein grown from human stem cells successfully transplanted into a young girl
  • Man and robot linked by brain scanner
  • Novel system guides the blind by turning images into music
  • A Shotgun for Blood Clots
  • Space Helps Worms Live Longer, What About Humans?
  • Worlds fastest camera detects rogue cancer cells in real time
  • Magnetic coils may be safer than electrodes for deep brain stimulation
  • Synthetic protein kick starts the immune system to prevent all strains of the flu
  • Have Scientists Finally Discovered a Cure For Tooth Decay?
  • New Vaccine Prevents Weight Gain And Stimulates Weight Loss
  • Babies with dogs less likely to develop infections
  • Alzheimers can be predicted 25 years early
  • Extending Peoples Lives, One Artificial Heart At A Time
  • Quit smoking with a shot
  • FDA Approves First Drug To Prevent HIV Infection
  • Inactivity killing as many as smoking
  • The laser powered bionic eye that gives 576 pixel grayscale vision to the blind
  • Alzheimers Treatment Study Reports Three Years with No Decline in Memory and Function
  • Nanoparticle Completely Eradicates Hepatitis C Virus
  • Nanolipogel delivers multiple cancer treatments to boost survival rates
  • Polypill could save thousands of lives
  • researchers develop nanorobot that can be programmed to target different diseases
  • Gene therapy nears approval in Europe
  • Lab engineered muscle implants restore function in animal studies
  • Aging heart cells rejuvenated by modified stem cells
  • DNA race to unlock ageing secrets
  • Closing in on a cure for vision loss
  • A few days in Nanomedicine
  • Stem Cell Agency Commits $150 Million To Develop New Therapies
  • Hunter Gatherer Energetics and Human Obesity
  • Newly Discovered Scaffold Supports Turning Pain Off
  • Boy Who Received Stem Cell Trachea Implant Doing Well After Two Years
  • Sedentary lifestyle can kill
  • Did Your Brain Make You Do It?
  • Kidney Cancer Vaccine Successful in Clinical Trials
  • Where is self awareness located in the brain?
  • Femtosecond lasers non invasively destroys brain and other cancer tumors
  • New tissue engineering tool creates large patches of precision designed tissue
  • Cancer stem cells tracked
  • FDA approves edible electronic pills
  • Tailor made viruses for enhanced cancer therapy
  • Non Disease Virus Kills Breast Cancer Cells In Lab
  • New flu virus found in seals concerns scientists
  • Researchers identifiy mechanism that turns white fat cells to brown
  • Memory improves for older adults using brain fitness program
  • Heart tissue derived from embryonic stem cells doesnt skip a beat
  • Making cancer cells forget what they are to cease their deadly proliferation
  • Heavy teenage cannabis use linked with anxiety disorders in late 20s
  • Chinese teenager: Mom, I sold my kidney for an iPhone, iPad
  • Scientists Invent Particles That Will Let You Live Without Breathing
  • Transcranial electrical stimulation replaces invasive deep brain stimulation for treating epilepsy
  • Scientists say stress can shrink the brain
  • Danny Hillis on proteomics and genomics
  • An Artificial Retina with the Capacity to Restore Normal Vision
  • Protein that boosts longevity may protect against diabetes
  • Scientists find way to block opioid addiction without affecting pain relief
  • Eyedrops Could Make Eyes Light Up With Signs of Neurological Disease
  • New nanoparticles shrink tumors in mice
  • Cambridge University opens Stem Cell Institute
  • Scan Reveals Brain Structure To Be Much Simpler Than We Thought
  • New Device Will Easily Detect Tumors Before They Spread
  • Lab on a chip using Nanowires provides heart attack detection in minutes
  • Brain scans dont lie about age
  • Genetically modified Golden Rice prevents Vitamin A deficiency and Blindness
  • Cancer in over 65s predicted to treble by 2040
  • Secrets of SuperAger Brains:
  • Virus like nanoparticle built to target tumors
  • Autotransfusion Device Collects Blood During Surgery and Pumps it Back Into the Patient
  • Immune system discovery could lead to a vaccine for heart disease
  • Neural stem cells part of experimental treatment for ALS patients
  • Neurological discovery could lead to machines that speak for the speechless
  • Depression Linked With Hyperconnected Brain Areas
  • Scientists Turn Adult Red Blood Cells Into Embryonic Stem Cells
  • Promising new drug target discovered for treatment and prevention of heart failure
  • Clot nets help stroke recovery
  • Toaster Sized Box Detects Cancers and Infections Instantly
  • Diabetes risk in grilled meat
  • Study claims cannabis smoking can permanently lower your IQ
  • AIDS Virus Could Be Harnessed to Fight Cancer
  • Vitamin B3 helps kill superbugs
  • Traffic light blood test shows hidden alcohol harm
  • UK life healthier for longer, ONS figures show
  • Active pensioners add six years
  • South African Scientists Claim Breakthrough Drug Cures All Strains of Malaria
  • In World First, Scientists Surgically Implant a Working Bionic Eye In a Blind Patient
  • Nanoparticles could lead to stronger drugs, fewer side effects for cancer patients
  • Donate organs? No, grow them from scratch
  • Study: Marijuana May Protect Against Alcohol Brain Damage
  • Epigenetics gives clues to human cancer susceptibility
  • Researchers pioneer worlds first HIV/AIDS nanomedicines
  • Stem cells bring back feeling for paralysed patients
  • Viral Gene Therapy Gives Non Smelling Mice the Ability to Smell
  • Results show a virus is more effective than drugs at killing cancer tumors.
  • Fish oils help slow age decline
  • Pacemakers, implants to shrink thanks to wireless breakthrough
  • Mapping neurological disease
  • Researchers identify biochemical functions for most of the human genome
  • This Chip Measures Blood Sugar Levels Through Your Tears
  • New drug protects memory against stress in mouse study
  • First mind controlled leg prothesis
  • Hay fever vaccine: New method could be cheaper and better
  • Second Hand Smoking Damages Everyday Prospective Memory
  • Alzheimers could be the most catastrophic impact of junk food
  • Crucial advance in stem cell research
  • Scientists discover how brain cells age
  • Work stress raises heart risk
  • Laser injection less painful than needles
  • A Brain Implant that Thinks
  • Disorder of Neuronal Circuits in Autism Is Reversible
  • Paralyzed Rats Walk Again After Stem Cell Transplant
  • Eye test helps diagnose neurological disorders
  • A nose like sensor array that smells different cancers
  • A first: organs made with bodys own cells
  • Middle age begins at 55 years, survey suggests
  • Precision motion tracking thousands of cells at a time
  • How stress blocks short term memory
  • Skin cancer detection breakthrough
  • EnChroma glasses designed to compensate for color blindness
  • Human brain gene map shows striking similarities
  • A New Artificial Heart Pump That Mimics the Real Thing
  • Mini MRI developed to monitor astronaut health
  • New Eye Control Glasses To Help Severely Disabled
  • Delivering drugs via nanoparticles to target mitochondria
  • Cancer death rates set for a dramatic fall
  • Nanoscale technologies to cut DNA sequencing costs
  • Telescopic implant helps damaged eyes see again
  • Making old muscles young again
  • Weeding out problem stem cells for safer therapy
  • Diabetes Research Breakthrough
  • UN warns over impact of rapidly ageing populations
  • New blood booster tested in UK led clinical trials
  • Keeping tumor cells alive to test different drugs
  • Stem cells improve visual function in blind mice
  • Marijuana And Cancer:
  • University of Adelaide scientists make multiple sclerosis progression breakthrough
  • Acoustic cell sorting chip may lead to cell phone sized medical labs
  • Free Eye Exams And Glasses To Those Who Need Them Would Save $202 Billion Annually
  • Nanoparticles can deliver antiaging therapies
  • Life created from eggs made from skin cells
  • Researchers sequence whole baby genome in 50 hours
  • Ketamine can help those suffering from depression
  • A Study casts doubt on the heart benefits of fish oil
  • Clinical Trials in Canada for stem cells to heal hearts
  • New imaging technologies transforming medicine
  • Alzheimers drug slows memory loss by a third
  • Zapping cancer cells with magnets
  • Lives saved on the go, fda approves implantable defibrillator
  • Glowing DNA allows for high speed disease detection
  • Childhood stimulation key to brain development, study finds
  • Age should not affect surgery
  • How to create beating heart muscle cells
  • Genomics field gets a boost with rare cancer breakthrough
  • How prion proteins in the brain aid learning and memory
  • Depression up by half a million
  • Obesity surgery seen as quick fix
  • Young blood reverses age related cognitive impairments
  • Mapping brain circuits for specific functions
  • Chinese life expectancy to hit 75.8 years by 2015
  • Starvation hormone extends mouse life span by thirty to forty percent
  • Brain change link to antisocial behaviour in girls
  • Da Vinci robot heart surgery at New Cross Hospital
  • New hope for the blind from neuroscientists?
  • Exercising in your 70s may stop brain shrinkage
  • Placebo effect may be down to genes
  • Sequencing the Connectome
  • The island where people forget to die
  • Safer bioimaging of cancer cells without biopses
  • Cheap colour test picks up HIV and cancer
  • Stimulating brain cells with light to combat Parkinsons disease
  • Omega 3 improves working memory in healthy young adults
  • IBMs Watson supercomputer goes to medical school
  • 1000 genomes barrier broken
  • Gene therapy: Glybera approved by European Commission
  • Project for Adult Stem Cell Antiaging Breakthrough Fundraising on Indiegogo
  • Roundup Herbicide Linked To Parkinsons Related Brain Damage
  • Heartbeat could power pacemaker
  • Dementia is the second leading cause of deaths in women
  • Fast, low cost early cancer detection from a drop of blood
  • Healthy Living Adds 14 Years to Your Life
  • Concern over souped up human race
  • Congenitally blind learn to see and read with soundscapes
  • New stem cell derived cells hold promise for Alzheimers, other brain diseases
  • Virtual reality surgery software to aid trainee surgeons
  • How Do You Find More Donor Organs? Pay People For Their Body Parts
  • Recent discovery could save peoples sight
  • New minuscule electrodes could lead to prosthetics that connect directly to the brain
  • Significant relationship between mortality and telomere length discovered
  • Biocompatible sponge can be injected to deliver stem cells and drugs into the body
  • How to detect microvesicles in the bloodstream to diagnose and monitor brain cancer
  • Teenage Gamers Are Better At Virtual Surgery Than MDs
  • Ticked Off About a Growing Allergy to Meat
  • Breakthrough meningitis B vaccine set to receive UK licence
  • Exercise increases life expectancy regardless of your weight
  • nanoparticle halts multiple sclerosis, diabetes, allergies
  • 'Fat' drug could treat epilepsy
  • Cartilage made using hybrid 3D printer
  • Blind patient reads words stimulated directly onto the retina
  • Early death link to muscle power
  • Smoking rots brain, says Kings College study
  • Fountain of youth technique rejuvenates aging stem cells
  • Stem cells being made from blood
  • Eagle Eyed Argus II: An Artificial Retina That Reads For the Blind
  • Organ donation: Opt out bill alone will not leave more organs
  • A roadmap for metabolic reprogramming of aging
  • Implant devices collect patient data, but patients denied access
  • New technique to deliver stem cell therapy may help damaged eyes regain their sight
  • Surgeons implant first brain pacemaker for Alzheimers
  • Bowel Cancer Breath Test is 76% accurate
  • Alivecor heart monitor that attaches to your iphone receives fda approval
  • DNA mapping for cancer patients
  • Science Can Now Turn Human Urine Into Brain Cells
  • Compound generated by low carb, low calorie diet blocks effects of aging
  • Battle wound foam secures Pentagon funding
  • Scientists discover mechanism that could reduce obesity
  • We live longer but sicker as chronic diseases rise
  • Toxic interaction in neurons that leads to dementia and ALS
  • State of the art virtual reality system is key to medical discovery
  • Is defeating aging altogether an ethical goal?
  • Aerobic exercise boosts brain power in elderly
  • Are You Healthy Enough To Fly To Space?
  • Design Software For Organ And Tissue Printing Is On Its Way With Autodesk
  • Induced pacemaker heart cells could take the place of man made pacemakers
  • Mayo Clinic study unmasks regulator of healthy life span
  • Finally a free, open source medical journal
  • We are all living longer, but longevity increases not benefitting everybody
  • Stem cells restore vision in blind man
  • Cyborg future draws closer as woman controls robotic arm with brain implant
  • PredictAD software promises early diagnosis of Alzheimers
  • Simple eye scan can reveal extent of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Brain scan can sort dementia by type
  • Telemedicine device gives medics a portable emergency room
  • Car pollution killing millions in China and India
  • Home air conditioning cut premature deaths on hot days 80 percent since 1960
  • Autodesk will help upgrade the software for 3d tissue printing machines
  • Why Exercise Makes You Smarter
  • How Neuroscientists Observe Brains Watching Movies
  • Inexpensive card sized device runs 50 blood tests in seconds
  • The future of medicine is now
  • 'Weight is healthy' study criticised
  • The slower you grow, the longer you live
  • Electric stimulation of brain releases powerful, opiate like painkiller
  • UKs first hand transplant operation
  • Compound restores memory loss and reverses symptoms of Alzheimers
  • Totally blind mice get sight back
  • A 3D Printer Will Soon Print You New Organs
  • 'Drug holidays' beat cancer drug resistance in mice
  • Now entering the neurotech era:
  • Personality Influencing Gene May be a Key to Long Life
  • Cells Derived From Embryonic Stem Cells Rebuild an Artery
  • Stem cells used to bolster bodys cancer fighting cells
  • Beijing hazardous pollution sparks Chinese media anger
  • How to convert connective tissue directly into neurons
  • Parkinsons Treatment Unlocks Creativity
  • Once You Hit 75, Eat All the Doughnuts You Want, Says Science
  • Light in womb gives healthy eyes
  • Extra heart check for over 65s advisable
  • Trees may mitigate cardiovascular and respiratory disease
  • Self help books treat depression
  • Device tests multiple chemotherapy drugs in a living tumor
  • Will This Fish Transform Medicine?
  • Researchers turn one form of neuron into another in the brain
  • Long term aspirin blindness link
  • Smokers who quit by 40 can live almost as long as non smokers
  • HIV may have an ancient origin
  • Flu vaccine produced with insect ovaries approved by FDA
  • Deep brain stimulation improves autism symptoms
  • Researchers Will Restore Damaged Depth Perception with Electronic Eyes
  • The personalized medicine revolution is almost here
  • U.S. researchers map emotional intelligence of the brain
  • Artificial pancreas and algorithm improve treatment for type 1 diabetes
  • Vegetarians cut heart risk by 32%
  • The science of a long life
  • Team of doctors successfully perform double arm transplant on veteran
  • Zebrafish Holds Answer to Restoring Vision in Humans
  • Petri dish lens gives hope for new eye treatments
  • Steep decline in child epilepsy
  • New Eyewear Could Help People with Red Green Color Blindness
  • Berkeley researchers find evidence for a molecular fountain of youth
  • 3D printing human embryonic stem cells for drug testing, future replacement of human organs
  • Treatment to prevent Alzheimers disease moves a step closer
  • First Bionic Eye Sees Light of Day in U.S.
  • Blocking this molecule in the brain could prevent age related cognitive decline
  • IBM Watson providing superior cancer treatment plans and will accelerate the adoption of new research
  • Research Progress against Brain Cancer and other hard to treat Cancers
  • Many cancer patients are struggling alone
  • Researchers say AI prescribes better treatment than doctors
  • Can interacting with avatars reduce depression?
  • Brain cells created from human skin cells offer potential MS treatment
  • Painkiller drug diclofenac overused despite heart risk
  • Turning off the sensation of cold
  • How unconscious processing improves decision making
  • Scans reveal intricate brain wiring
  • Studies show particulate matter air pollution also has direct impact on heart attacks
  • Another day, another giant brain project
  • Stay cool and live longer?
  • Facebook, Apple, Google moguls found massive award for research into extending human life
  • Carbon nanotube transistors orders of magnitude better at spotting cancer
  • Injectable hydrogel improves functionality after a heart attack
  • Aubrey De Grey Provides a Review of SENS Anti Aging Projects
  • Brain stimulation used to treat early stage parkinsons disease
  • Brain stroke shielding cracked
  • Bad sleep dramatically alters body
  • Stretchable battery to power implants inside the human body
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  • Animals help autistic children interact better
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  • Processed meat linked to early death
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  • Researchers grow teeth from gum cells
  • Alzheimers blood test could give early diagnosis
  • EU bans sale of all animal tested cosmetics
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  • Worms detected by converted iPhone microscope
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  • World first as man receives liver transplant from revolutionary artificial body
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  • Obese heart patients do better
  • Veti Gel Instantly Stops Bleeding and Closes Wounds of Any Size it Can Cover
  • Brain scans can now tell who you are thinking about
  • Science Fiction Comes Alive as Researchers Grow Organs in Lab
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  • The Risk of Autism Is Not Increased by Too Many Vaccines Too Soon
  • Mapping the fountain of youth
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  • Easing brain fatigue with a walk in the park
  • Scientists read dreams using brain scans
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  • Future of organs? Synthetic tissue built with 3D printer
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  • The real Limitless drug
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  • Creating a transparent brain
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  • Circuitry restores monkey paralyzed paw function
  • Late life crisis hits the over 60s
  • Kidney grown in lab successfully transplanted into animal
  • Tiny wireless LED activates neurons to release dopamine
  • Erroneous decision? Blame noisy information, not your brain
  • Hospitals Earn More For Mistakes Than For Flawless Surgeries
  • New technique to deliver life saving drugs to the brain
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  • Can Virtual Reality Treat Addiction?
  • Green spaces boosts wellbeing of urban dwellers
  • Bringing people back from the dead
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  • Study shows sounds during sleep can help memory
  • Researchers bypass the blood brain barrier
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  • Scientists find key to ageing process in hypothalamus
  • How haptics can enhance bionic eyes
  • Brain implant gives early warning of epileptic seizure
  • Medical Test Uses Fingers To Predict Heart Disease
  • Turning human stem cells into brain cells sheds light on neural development
  • Bioteeth From Stemcells Will Regrow Complete Tooth, Superior to Implants
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  • Scientists Map Cellular Fountain of Youth
  • UK clinical trials of a gene therapy for heart failure
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  • Brain stimulation promises long lasting maths boost
  • Cure.org helps you save kids across the world with your smartphone
  • Scientists develop drug that may slow Alzheimers
  • Patient receives 3d printed implant to replace 75 percent of skull
  • Can A Bionic Eye See As Well As A Human Eye?
  • A new tool for precise brain mapping
  • What causes coronary heart disease?
  • Migraine Plus Depression Linked with Smaller Brain Size
  • 3D printed trachea splint saves baby life
  • Big rise in volunteers for medical trials
  • Brain overload explains missing childhood memories
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  • Slowing the aging process using only antibiotics
  • Genetic Scientists Eliminate Schizophrenia Symptoms in Mice
  • Now a majority of doctors use electronic health records
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  • New phase of synaptic development is key to learning problems
  • Gene therapies for regenerative surgery are getting closer
  • Leg wraps raise hopes of saved lives after strokes
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  • A step closer to artificial livers
  • Intelligence tests offer insight into ageing brain
  • Obesity problems may skip a generation, Edinburgh University study finds
  • How high tech jobs could solve the autism unemployment crisis
  • Controlling a flying robot with only the mind
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  • Turning insect viruses into cancer therapies
  • Big Multiple Sclerosis Breakthrough
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  • Tree and Human mortality linked?
  • Lifespan extending drug given late in life reverses age related heart disease
  • Rise in child obesity related hospital admissions
  • A simple, non invasive gene therapy restores sight
  • The quest to build a brain in the lab
  • Drug laws are worst case of scientific censorship in modern times
  • Major hurdle to diabetes transplants cleared
  • Huge holograms offer medics more memorable classes
  • Diabetes: Excess deaths well down, study indicates
  • The link between circadian rhythms and aging
  • Stroke drug can boost quality of life
  • Cheating Ourselves of Sleep
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  • What Does Cancer Smell Like? New Devices Diagnose Patients By Scent
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  • The Cure For Cancer Could Be Found In Space
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  • This New Contact Lens Basically Turns Your Eye Into a Telescope
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  • Heart risk warning over painkiller diclofenac
  • Brain tumour treatment lagging behind
  • First bionic eye retinal chip for blind to be available in 12 major markets in US later this year
  • Experts say exposure to artificial light from tablets is causing sleep disorders
  • Type 1 diabetes reverse vaccine promises to let patients forget about insulin needles
  • Good sleep protects the heart
  • Bone marrow frees men of HIV drugs
  • Active brain keeps dementia at bay
  • Tiny stem cell livers grown in laboratory
  • Robots to help people with dementia in Western Isles
  • Scientists are trying to build a human heart
  • A nanotech fix for nicotine dependence
  • Does Being a Bookworm Boost Your Brainpower in Old Age?
  • Pollution Leads to Drop in Life Span in Northern China
  • New health data outs doctors whose patients die more often
  • Over 90s defying mental decline
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  • Researchers regenerate retina in mice using neuronal reprogramming
  • New wonder drug matches and kills all kinds of cancer
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  • Scanadu Scout breaks Indiegogo record with $1.37M
  • Dementia risk in UK going down, suggests study
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  • Neural dust brain implants could revolutionize brain machine interfaces
  • Lung cancer secrets to be probed
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  • New MRI research reveals cancer cells thrive on processed sugar
  • Fast Time and the Aging Mind
  • Big leap towards curing blindness in stem cell study
  • Nano drug crosses blood brain tumor barrier, targets brain tumors
  • Breakfast linked to healthy heart
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  • Heart Attacks and Blood Viscosity Reduced by Blood Donation
  • Neuroscientists plant false memories in the brain
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  • Fat shaming actually increases risk of becoming or staying obese
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  • Diabetes cure operation explained
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  • One in Four Surgical Errors Is Machine Fault
  • Testicular cancer survival rates soaring in UK
  • The importance of healthy life expectancy
  • Close to having a blood test for diagnosing Alzheimers
  • Scientists grow teeth using stem cells taken from urine
  • Diabetes pill linked to long life in mice
  • Plymouth researchers identify bladder cancer trigger
  • New antibiotic that attacks MRSA found in ocean microbe
  • Ultrasound may stop kidney injury from surgery
  • A Videogame That Recruits Players to Map the Brain
  • Two Monumental Ways Google Glass Could Help the Blind
  • A promising new direction for organ regeneration and tissue repair
  • Scientists Discover Potential New Way to Treat Anxiety
  • Childhood obesity rates decline in US for first time
  • If hunger doesnt kill you, it doesnt make you stronger
  • Study hints at depression link to blue computer lights at night
  • Mapping the connections among 950 neurons in the retina
  • Biomeme To Turn Your iOS Device Into A Disease Detecting Mobile DNA Lab
  • 3D Printing Body Parts Will Revolutionize Medicine and it is at a tipping point now
  • Cognitive Decline with Age is Normal, Routine, But Not Inevitable
  • Scientists Have Created a Malaria Vaccine May Be 100% Effective
  • Software upgrades to bionic eye enable color recognition, improve resolution, image focus, zooming
  • Autism affects male and female brains differently
  • First Real Time MRI Guided Gene Therapy for Brain Cancer
  • New Study Confirms Link between Poor Sleep and Obesity
  • Scientists Can Now 3D Print Transplantable, Living Kidneys
  • New tools to manage information overload threatening neuroscience
  • Study: Soda Drinking Mice Die Earlier
  • Mortality wrist device will tell you how old your body really is
  • Optician clinic that fits a pocket
  • How neurons decide to create axons or dendrites
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  • Soda linked to behavioral problems in young children, study says
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  • Computer can read letters directly from the brain
  • A personalized robot companion
  • Copper linked to Alzheimers disease
  • AntiAging with drugs hopes to achieve life extension to 120 years and beyond
  • Men more vulnerable to skin cancer
  • What Blood Shows Scientists About Suicide Risk
  • New Clues To Why Some Autistic Kids Are So Good At Math
  • Super organs: building body parts better than nature
  • Experimental Ebola treatment protects some primates even after disease symptoms appear
  • China arsenic contamination risk is assessed
  • Brain circuit that controls anxiety levels discovered
  • Researchers Mend a Broken Heart With Transformed Scar Tissue
  • CERN develops cancer zapping radio beam
  • All countries getting older faster but some are not getting richer
  • New findings about the human genome bring us closer to schizophrenia treatment
  • A hierarchical approach to 3D tissue engineering with preformed blood vessel tissue
  • Kidney checks on hospital patients would save lives
  • Protein clue to old age memory loss
  • Why Smokers Gain Weight When They Quit Smoking: Changes in Intestinal Flora
  • Single gene tweak increases mouse lifespan 20 percent
  • Poverty significantly saps our mental abilities say researchers
  • Scientists fish for new epilepsy model and reel in potential drug
  • Self powered nanoparticles instantly deliver healing drugs to bones
  • Regenerative medicine could reach a technological takeoff point
  • Transparent window to the brain allows for laser treatments without repeated surgery
  • Will Peeks mobile eye exam system take a bite out of developing world blindness?
  • This Tiny Implantable Sponge Could Help Cure Skin Cancer
  • Device offers promise of no brain tumor left behind
  • More patients getting lab grown body parts
  • Prion like proteins drive several diseases of aging
  • Single dose of drug cures Down Syndrome in mice
  • NSF awards $25 million to MIT based center to advance brain understanding
  • Heart attack technique could save lives
  • AIDS vaccine candidate appears to completely clear virus from the body
  • More viable donated organs by using vitrification organ banking
  • Creating new memories by directly changing the brain
  • First, forget about witchcraft!
  • Cell phones transforming health care in Africa
  • Sugar claimed to be addictive and the most dangerous drug of the times
  • Body on a chip uses 3D printed organs to test vaccines
  • Google spin off Calico to search for answers to ageing
  • A smartphone microscope that can detect a single virus, nanoparticles
  • Coma: researchers observe never before detected brain activity
  • 1 in 500 patients experience awareness during surgery
  • A gene for forgetting
  • Future dental treatments may be made of nanodiamonds
  • Yale breakthrough bolsters fight against Alzheimers
  • Anti Aging Drug Breakthrough
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  • These Magnetic Nanobots Could Carry Drugs Into Your Brain
  • Stem Cell Breakthrough in Mice Points Toward a Way to Repair Tissue in Humans
  • Hip replacement death rates show dramatic fall
  • Adjusting bacteria in intestines may lead to obesity treatments
  • Dental implants that heal faster and fight infection
  • This Vampiric Vacuum wants to Suck Your Blood (and Save Your Life)
  • Scientists Have Figured Out How to Turn Off Hunger
  • Patients own heartbeat could work as anti hacking password for implants
  • The FDA Has Approved The First Artificial Pancreas
  • Extending MRI to nanoscale resolution
  • Cells from small biopsies can be used to grow large numbers of a patients own protective brain cells
  • Cats may hold key to HIV vaccine
  • Body clock reset button found
  • Molecule from Venom of Chinese Centipede Could Lead to Painkiller as Effective as Morphine
  • European 10 year $1.6B Human Brain Project kicks into high gear
  • IBM wants to use big data to predict heart disease long before it strikes
  • Peanut Butter Sniff Test Confirms Alzheimers
  • Google reportedly investing hundreds of millions into new life extension company
  • Stem cell breakthrough could set up future transplant therapies
  • Face blindness: Seeing but not seeing
  • Alzheimers breakthrough hailed as turning point
  • 40 Years Of U.S. Nutrition Data Is Fatally Flawed
  • Sleeping In on the Weekends Does not Fix All the Deficits Caused by Workweek Sleep Loss
  • Stomach cells naturally revert to stem cells
  • Endothelial Cells Can Repair and Regenerate Organs, Researchers Find
  • IBM Watson wants to fix doctor shortage
  • UK autism cases have levelled off
  • Just one in five children connected to nature, says study
  • Sleep cleans the brain of toxins
  • Air Pollution Is a Leading Cause of Cancer
  • IBM Watson fires its own cancer fighting moonshot
  • Hormone removes the pleasure of smoking
  • Nanoparticle Helps Eradicate an Ovarian Tumor in a Day
  • Finnish team makes diabetes vaccine breakthrough
  • Scientists Discover Parts of Our Bodies Age at Different Rates
  • First UK trial of heart failure operation
  • Is a scientific definition of consciousness possible?
  • Converting fat cells from liposection to liver cells in nine days: a regenerative medicine breakthrough
  • Google Glass is making a life changing difference for the disabled
  • High blood sugar may affect memory in some people
  • Healing Damaged Hearts With Stem Cell Implants Gets New Technique
  • Saturated fat pledge 'a drop in the ocean'
  • Alzheimer's insight from DNA study
  • Tiny capsule adds a sense of touch to laparoscopic surgery
  • Neuroscientists discover new mini neural computer in the brain
  • Gardening 'linked to longer lives'
  • Artificial blood made in Romania. First tests encouraging, researchers say
  • Moderate exercise not only treats, but prevents depression
  • Sugary drinks tax 'effective public health measure'
  • Space??™s Microgravity Accelerates Biological Aging of Some Cells
  • Brushing Your Teeth Could Prevent Heart Disease
  • Study with totally blind people shows how light helps activate the brain
  • Pacemaker Okayed In Europe Is One Tenth The Size Of Those Used Now
  • Eye Blood Vessels Linked to Cognitive Function, IQ
  • Video game playing found beneficial for the brain
  • How nanotechnology can advance regenerative medicine
  • Findings may lead to new tissue cryopreservation methods for grafts and organ transplantations
  • Green spaces 'can save NHS billions'
  • Males more likely to be 'fat and 40'
  • Speaking more than one language may delay dementia
  • Scientists discover why wounds heal quicker for young people
  • 3D Printed Mini Human Liver Survives 40 Days and Works Like the Real Thing
  • A Bio Patch that Can Regrow Bone
  • Future Antiaging treatments and the case of vaccines against viruses that cause cancer
  • Heart attack risk identified by new scan
  • Depression 'makes us biologically older'
  • Scanadu nabs $10.5M to turn your phone into a health helper
  • 3D printing to rebuild patient's face at Morriston Hospital
  • Magnetic fields 'help smokers quit'
  • Fashion Camera Brings Primate Brains To The Internet
  • Study: 'Healthy Obese' Still at Increased Risk of Heart Attack
  • Testing shows gene therapy shrinks an enlarged heart, improves heart function, human trials to start
  • Region of brain responsible for nicotine withdrawal symptoms identified
  • California startup tribogenics develops smart phone sized portable x-ray machines
  • A precise new quantitative brain scan measurement method
  • Bionic eye implant will become available in the US in coming weeks
  • Detecting and zapping Alzheimer??™s and Parkinson??™s with lasers
  • Calico enlists a genetics A-Team for its mysterious anti-aging venture
  • Bioengineer: the heart is one of the easiest organs to bioprint, we'll do it in a decade
  • Smartphone physicals are taking off with an explosion of apps and attachments
  • Ultrasound-released nanoparticles may help diabetics avoid the needle
  • If Inaccuracy Were Illegal, The Feds Would Have To Regulate Most Health Gadgets
  • Honeybees Trained to Sniff Out Cancer
  • FDA approves brain implant to autonomously respond to epileptic seizures
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  • A genetically engineered weight-loss implant
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  • Google Glass Makes Its Way Into Operating Rooms
  • Vitamin D Fails to Ease Winter Coughs and Colds
  • Aging cells share features with cancer
  • Caffeine energy drinks 'intensify heart contractions'
  • First use of retrograde gene therapy on a human heart
  • The timing of protein consumption with training sessions does not enhance muscle growth
  • Dementia cases 'set to treble worldwide' by 2050
  • Stomach 'clock' tells us how much to eat
  • Scientists convert human stem cells into functional lung cells
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  • Methuselah Foundation Announces $1 Million "New Ogran Liver Prize" in Tissue Engineering
  • Obesity is Inflammatory Disease, Rat Study Shows
  • Study shows first link between altitude and concussion
  • Hi-tech sensors aim to help prevent obesity
  • How a Concussion Can Lead to Depression Years Later
  • G8 'will develop dementia cure or treatment by 2025'
  • A Pen That 3D Prints Bone Right Onto Patients
  • Extreme Diets Can Quickly Alter Gut Bacteria
  • Temperature-sensitive gel scaffold regenerates craniofacial bone
  • Serotonin deficiency may not cause depression after all
  • Wii Fit Plus Helps Diabetics Control Blood Sugar
  • Researchers grow human kidney using stem cells
  • Scientists 'print' new eye cells
  • Heavy Marijuana Users Have Abnormal Brain Structure, Poor Memory
  • Turning back time: ageing reversed in mice
  • Stress gene linked to heart attacks
  • Robotic surgery is no better than the alternative, but it is more expensive
  • Chewing Gum is Often the Culprit for Migraine Headaches in Teens
  • Carmat??™s groundbreaking five-year artificial heart gets its first patient in France
  • Study shows Where Alzheimer's starts and how it spreads
  • How we process numbers is revealed in our brain structure
  • Startup Hopes One Drop of Blood Could Diagnose All Types of Cancer
  • Drug Hopes to Delay Onset of Alzheimer's Symptoms With a Monthly Shot in the Arm
  • Insulin pill may soon be a reality
  • Progress in Efforts to Develop Lab Grown Lungs: Functional Cells
  • Genomic Studies Sift Centenarian DNA For Genes Protecting Against Age Related Diseases
  • First human implant of world??™s smallest, minimally invasive cardiac pacemaker
  • A good book can rewire your brain
  • Toward a Molecular Explanation for Schizophrenia
  • Physical Inactivity After Cardiac Surgery Linked With Substantially Higher Risk of Depression
  • Obesity quadruples to nearly one billion in developing world
  • Trials to begin on new degradable surgical implant
  • The Basis smart fitness watch will tell you exactly how much good-quality sleep you get
  • Computer algorithm identifies genes that could be transformed to stop or slow the aging process
  • Vitamin E may delay decline in mild-to-moderate Alzheimer??™s Disease
  • Study identifies potential therapeutic target for incurable type of soft-tissue cancer
  • Epilepsy drug turns out to help adults acquire perfect pitch and learn language like kids
  • Your gut??™s what you eat, too
  • 'Sticky balls' may stop cancer spreading
  • A Glue That Seals Heart Defects
  • Green spaces deliver lasting mental health benefits
  • Creating living brain cells from deceased Alzheimer??™s patients biobanked brain tissue
  • Heart attack 'leaves cellular trace'
  • Caffeine pill 'could boost memory'
  • Obesity crisis: Future projections 'underestimated'
  • The placebo effect: A new study underscores its remarkable power
  • Leukemia treatment given shot in the arm by artificial bone marrow development
  • Ultrasound directed to the human brain can boost spatial resolution
  • Experimental Surgery Aims to Revive a Paralyzed Limb
  • Gene therapy 'could be used to treat blindness'
  • Google??™s smart contact lens project could allow diabetics to track glucose levels automatically
  • Weight loss surgery: Up to two million could benefit
  • Study shows 'brain doping' is common in amateur sport
  • Injected microparticles shown to greatly reduce heart attack damage
  • Wearables with a purpose:
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  • Autistic People's Sensory Perception is Out of Sync, Study Finds
  • Stem cells could offer alternative treatment for patients with resistant tuberculosis
  • SleepRate claims to have 85% success rate helping insomniacs get to sleep
  • Impulsive personality linked to food addiction
  • Stem cell knee injection shown to regenerate meniscus, reduce pain
  • 'Placebo Sleep' Can Improve Cognitive Skills
  • Good cholesterol 'can turn nasty and clog arteries'
  • Scientists tag brain molecules, watch them become memories
  • Antioxidant Supplements Worsen Lung Tumors, Study Finds
  • Cancer Cells Tamed By Trip To Outer Space
  • Chemical imaging brings cancer tissue analysis into the digital age
  • Natural plant compound prevents Alzheimer??™s disease in mice
  • Cells from eyes of dead 'may give sight to blind'
  • Study Shows Autistic Brains Create More Information at Rest
  • Studies find new links between sleep duration and depression
  • New treatment for baldness: growing hair with stem cells
  • More Cancer Cases Related to Indoor Tanning than Smoking
  • New sponges stop bleeding wounds in 15 seconds flat
  • After 120 Years, Doctors Develop New Brain Surgery Technique
  • Cancer 'tidal wave' on horizon, warns WHO
  • New strain of 'deadly' bird flu
  • A Simple Test Tells Seniors if Their Memory is Waning
  • Nanoparticle pinpoints blood-vessel plaques
  • Growing brains in the lab
  • Strokes: Women sufferers 'have poorer life quality than men'
  • 3D-printed hip implant lets teenager walk again
  • Cases of diabetes increase to more than 3.2m
  • DARPA??™s futuristic brain implant will restore lost memories
  • Guidelines call for more people to be put on statins
  • First map of core white-matter connections of human brain developed at USC
  • A future cochlear implant with no exterior hardware required
  • Human lung made in lab for first time
  • Green space can make people happier for years
  • Quitting Smoking Relieves More Stress than Nicotine
  • If it works, Guardant??™s new approach to detecting cancer may save your life
  • Report: Apple is Working on Medical Devices and Mulling Cars
  • A British Surgeon Successfully 3D Printed and Implanted a Pelvis
  • Scientists Get Closer to Rejuvenating Aging Muscles
  • Growing number of chemicals linked with brain disorders in children
  • Wearable glasses help surgeons view cancer??‹??‹??‹??‹??‹??‹??‹??‹ cells in real time
  • How Nutrition In One Generation Can Change The Genetics Of The Next
  • Can stem cells heal broken hearts?
  • Cat Bites Are Linked To Depression
  • 3D Printing Helps Fix Child??™s Heart, Saves Life
  • Could electroconvulsive therapy zap worst nightmares?
  • Brain signals from a primate directly move paralyzed limbs in another primate 'avatar??™
  • Single-chip device to provide real-time ultrasonic 3D images from inside the heart and blood vessels
  • Researchers hijack cancer migration mechanism to move brain tumors
  • New Paper-Based Urine Tests Could Detect Cancer and Heart Disease
  • Nighttime Smartphone Use Can Sap Next Day's Energy
  • Obesity Rate for Young Children Plummets 43% in a Decade
  • Newly developed chemical restores light perception in blind mice
  • 3D printer creates hi-res implantable device for customized heart treatment
  • Cancer patient's leg kept alive by being attached to arm
  • Childhood nightmares may point to looming health issues
  • Genetically modified T cells induced complete remissions in advanced leukemia patients
  • Genetics Startup Wants To Prolong Life, 'Make 100 Years Old The Next 60'
  • How to generate new neurons in brains, spinal cords of living adult mammals
  • Sugar tax 'may be necessary', England's chief medical officer says
  • Robotic-assisted prostate surgery offers better cancer control, study finds
  • Chris Austin explains how robots could soon replace animals in toxicology testing
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  • Doctors testing silk screws and plates for bone fracture repair
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  • 3D Printing of tissue with blood vessels: key breakthrough that will lead to creating full size artificial organs
  • How these social robots are helping autistic kids
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  • iPhone case attempts to make Star Trek's tricorder a reality
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  • EyeGo adapters let you perform eye exams with a smartphone
  • Pioneering 3D printing reshapes patient's face in Wales
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  • New drug makes brain cancer cells explode
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  • A DIY medical diagnosis app
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  • Simulated human liver achieved in 'benchtop human' project
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  • A blueprint for how to build a human brain
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  • Turning off a Fat Accumulation Gene to Reduce Obesity proven in Mice
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  • NASA to conduct unprecedented twin experiment
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  • A laser to measure blood sugar levels without drawing blood
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  • Mitochondria editing tried in mice
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  • Five billion people 'have no access to safe surgery'
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  • Implanted micropump could deliver epilepsy drugs right into the brain
  • Vaccine patches for measles could be here by 2017
  • New material for creating artificial blood vessels developed by Swiss scientists
  • Scientists discover a key driver of human aging:
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  • Nanotech drug holds promise for treating Parkinson's
  • Even an imperfect Malaria vaccine can reduce Malaria cases by 36%
  • Radiation in space may change astronauts' brain structure
  • 3D printed windpipe used in surgery 'saves children's lives'
  • First results in from psychology??™s largest reproducibility test to date
  • Gene therapy's 'temporary benefits' for retina disease
  • Blood test 'boost' in ovarian cancer fight
  • Green Tea Extract and Exercise Hinder Progress of Alzheimer's Disease in Mice
  • IBM's Watson artificial intelligence to speed up cancer care
  • Scientists identify novel drug mechanism that fights brain cancer
  • Scientists turn an iPhone into a blood parasite detector
  • The Ebola virus can 'live on in eyes of survivors'
  • New Type of Stem Cell Could Make It Easier to Grow Human Organs
  • Neuroscientists pinpoint the neurons that can tell faces apart
  • Pain blocking implant gets closer to human use
  • Smarter, cheaper technologies for improved point-of-care medicine in remote areas
  • Top Futurists Make Some Pretty Surprising Predictions About What The Next Decade Will Bring
  • There has been a rise in strokes among people of working age, warns charity
  • The machine that could replace anesthesiologists
  • 'Dementia simulator' among new games on show in Dundee
  • Insomnia Can Weaken the Heart, Cause Stroke
  • Fast blood test for radiation exposure could save lives
  • Robotic tentacle targets keyhole surgery
  • Electrical stimulation accelerates wound healing
  • A big step toward mapping the human brain
  • Hydrogels boost ability of stem cells to restore eyesight and heal brains
  • Pfizer partnering with Ido Bachelet on DNA nanorobots
  • In the Future, a Virtual Heart May Test Your Medical Device for You
  • Blood Test Helps Irritable Bowel Syndrome Patients Get Firm Diagnosis
  • Bionic Lenses that deliver eyesight three times better than 20/20 vision
  • Gel filled with nanosponges cleans up MRSA bacterial infections
  • Brain-controlled bionic legs are here
  • Young Blood Can Mend Old Broken Bones
  • Human cells from the blood turned into brain cells
  • Faster heart rate linked to diabetes risk
  • On the Horizon: A Magnetic Zap that Strengthens Memory
  • An infection can affect your IQ even after it has been treated
  • Alzheimer's origins tied to rise of human intelligence
  • Telomere extension turns back aging clock in cultured human cells
  • Scientists turn blood into nerve cells in pursuit of better pain relief
  • Newly identified protein may hold key to preventing diabetes-induced blindness
  • People With Dementia At Greater Heart Attack Risk
  • Sleeping cancer cells can 'wake up' decades later
  • Psychedelic drugs should be legally reclassified, says psychiatrist
  • Light electric stimulation of the brain may improve memory for people with schizophrenia
  • Lung cancer therapy is 'milestone'
  • Scientists recover 'lost' memories using brain stimulation by blue light
  • Medical millirobots offer hope for less-invasive surgeries
  • Bionic contact lens becomes reality
  • 73% of insomniacs cured after therapy session
  • Immunology Cancer treatment could replace chemotherapy as the standard treatment
  • Missing link found between brain and immune system
  • Autistic brain is hyper-functional; needs predictable, paced environments
  • Test unravels history of infection
  • Scientists make breakthrough in schizophrenia research
  • First multi-organ transplant that includes skull and scalp
  • Progress in the quest to preserve organs for transplant
  • Strokes steal 8 years worth of brain function, new study suggests
  • Virus improves bone marrow transplants, kills some cancer cells
  • It's in your blood: Links found between blood type and risk of cognitive decline
  • Tiny particles mimic the body's pancreas cells to combat type 1 diabetes
  • New drug triggers tissue regeneration: Faster regrowth and healing of damaged tissues
  • A 3D human 'organoid' brain in a dish
  • Nanoparticles target and kill cancer stem cells that drive tumor growth
  • Miniature heart sensor keeps heart failure patients out of the hospital
  • Vaccine hope for post-traumatic stress disorder
  • A new flu drug gives the body time to defend itself
  • 'Brain-to-Text' system converts speech brainwave patterns to text
  • Blood chemical predicts brain decline
  • Mining millions of genomes and health records to crack radical life extension
  • Tissue scaffold technology could help rebuild large organs
  • Brain-zapping headwear designed to treat Parkinson's
  • HIV vaccine approach nears human trial
  • New sleep genes found
  • Extreme Exercise Can Poison the Blood
  • Laser 'tricorder' can diagnose malaria through the skin
  • Individual neurons tell us whether or not we remember something
  • Stem cell use during lung transplantation may expand donor pool
  • Ebola crisis in Guinea 'has set back malaria fight'
  • DNA and Light Detect Cancer in the Brain, Head and Neck
  • NHS to give volunteers 'synthetic blood' made in laboratory within 2 years
  • Bionic eye clinical trial results: long-term safety, efficacy
  • Sprayable foam that slows bleeding could save lives
  • Pancreatic cancer blood test breakthrough
  • Some updates in the quest for a cure for aging
  • Swarms of tiny robots are joining forces to break through blocked arteries
  • Hope for Alzheimer's treatment as researchers find licensed drugs halt brain degeneration
  • Implantable 'artificial pancreas' could help diabetes patients control their blood sugar
  • Implantable pump to regulate fluids in the eye and preserve vision
  • Successful heart transplant after using experimental artificial heart
  • Sniffing could provide autism test
  • Walking in nature lowers risk of depression, scientists find
  • Antibody wipeout found to relieve chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Common drugs affect decisions to harm oneself and others
  • Molecular clue to memory decline
  • Rates of bioloical ageing vary widely, says study
  • Brain Imaging Shows How Children Inherit Their Parents' Anxiety
  • Enriched blood cells preserve cognition in mice with features of Alzheimer's disease
  • Smoking 'may play schizophrenia role'
  • Cell structure discovery advances understanding of cancer development
  • Geometry of brain's outer surface correlates with genetic heritage
  • A drug delivery nanotech system holds promise for kidney cancer
  • PTN interviews Dr. Aubrey de Grey, researcher of anti-aging regenerative medicine
  • Ultrasound cuts healing time of chronic wounds by 30 percent
  • 15-year-old schoolboy develops test for Alzheimer's disease
  • Ancestral diets determine vulnerability to type 2 diabetes
  • Researchers create model of early human heart development from stem cells
  • Growing micro-brains from skin cells sheds light on Autism
  • This Biotech Discovery May Mean You'll Never Need a Painful Flu Shot Again
  • Wireless device delivers drugs to brain and triggers neurons via remote control
  • Laser device may soon non-invasively monitor diabetics' glucose levels
  • Can your phone really know you??™re depressed?
  • New compounds identified that may treat depression rapidly with few side effects
  • Poor sleeping patterns link to cancer
  • Early signs that drug 'may delay Alzheimer's decline'
  • Age-related macular degeneration patient receives bionic eye transplant
  • Research suggests that eye drops could spell the end of cataract surgery
  • Malaria vaccine gets 'green light'
  • Women's brains more vulnerable to Alzheimer's than men's
  • An anti-inflammatory 'smart drug' that activates only in high-inflammation areas
  • Identifying the source of memory loss from psychosis
  • A drug that dramatically lowers cholesterol approved by the FDA
  • Google-Backed Calico Partners With Ancestry to Beat the Specter of Aging
  • The Cause Of Overeating Might Be A Brain Hormone Deficiency, According To A New Study
  • Opternative launches online eye exams, so you can get a prescription right from your desktop
  • The CRISPR craze: gene editing poised to change medicine and industry
  • Harnessing the survival powers of cancer cells could wipe out heart disease
  • 3D brain map reveals connections between cells in nano-scale
  • Ebola vaccine trial proves 100% successful in Guinea
  • Surgeons practice on 3D printed models for kids' operations
  • Women??™s immune system genes operate differently from men??™s
  • When surgeons listen to their preferred music, their stitches are better and faster
  • A pancreatic cancer urine test developed
  • Intracellular microlasers for precise labeling of a trillion individual cells
  • Ice bucket challenge: What's happened since?
  • A precision brain-controlled prosthesis nearly as good as one-finger typing
  • Inflammation, not telomere length, predicts healthy longevity of centenarians
  • Gene Therapy Makes Near-Blind Patients See by Strengthening Neural Connections
  • Tiny glue guns and glue made of nanoparticles could patch up surgical holes
  • The MIND diet may slow brain aging by 7.5 years
  • New Nanotech Device Will Be Able To Target And Destroy Blood Clots
  • Scientists Turn Skin Cells into Brain Cells, Using Alzheimer's Patients
  • Medical innovations get ??18m in funding
  • How aging damages and cripples the immune system
  • Study: U.S. hospitals throw away $15M in unused surgical supplies each year
  • Gene Editing Startup Raises $120 Million to Apply CRISPR to Medicine
  • Eye tracking will help the paralyzed talk to the outside world
  • Universal plaque-busting drug could treat various brain diseases
  • Another promising drug for Parkinson's disease:
  • The IBM Watson AI system will learn to understand medical images
  • Alphabet (Google) Inks Another Healthcare Deal
  • Study links aerobic fitness, thinner gray matter, and better math skills in kids
  • Scientists are building a better sweet potato to fight blindness.
  • Dementia research boosted by surge in volunteers
  • Trans fats, but not saturated fats, have been linked to greater risk of death and heart disease
  • Newly discovered brain network recognizes what??™s new or familiar
  • UK Diabetes cases soar by 60% in past decade
  • Glasses let the colorblind see pigments for the first time
  • Google has consulted with geneticists on mosquito project; next Alphabet moonshot?
  • A diagnostic platform capable of detecting over 30 Diseases in a Single Drop of Blood
  • New probe 'lights up' blood clots in single scan
  • Most complete functioning human-brain model to date, according to researchers
  • Singularity University students use AI so the blind may see the world
  • Google X life sciences team spins out into its own company under Alphabet
  • A paper-based blood test can quickly diagnose Ebola in remote areas
  • Dementia levels 'are stabilising'
  • A metabolic master switch underlying human obesity
  • Rethinking which cells are the conductors of learning and memory
  • Drug protects against the effects of nuclear radiation 24 hours after exposure
  • Universal flu vaccine comes closer
  • Implanted carbon nanotubes could help diagnose medical conditions
  • Those Omega3 Supplements May Not Help Your Brain After All
  • Low vitamin-D genes linked to multiple sclerosis
  • Aphantasia: A life without mental images
  • The rise of intelligence enhancement
  • Laser detects brain tumour cells during surgery
  • Anti-cancer vaccine uses patient??™s own cancer cells to trigger immune responses
  • Alzheimer??™s disease thought to be accelerated by an abnormal build-up of fat in the brain
  • 'Tissue Velcro' Could Patch Damaged Organs
  • Speech-classifier program is better at predicting psychosis than psychiatrists
  • Top 5 Emerging Technologies In 2015
  • 3D printed 120 micron long 'microfish' could be efficient bloodstream robots
  • Short sleepers are four times more likely to catch a cold
  • Gene therapy rescues dying cells in the brains of Alzheimer's patients
  • Google now offers search information cards on more than 900 diseases
  • Diabetes drug may help in leukaemia
  • Life expectancy climbs worldwide but people spend more years living with illness and disability
  • Antidepressant causes different brain changes in depressed and non-depressed individuals
  • Weight loss surgery 'cures half of type-2 diabetes cases'
  • Gene Leads to Nearsightedness When Kids Read
  • Motion sickness could be avoided via a zap to the scalp
  • Why Google Is Going All In On Diabetes
  • A blood test can show the body's biological age and predict disease
  • Gene Therapy May Be Our Newest, and Most Effective, Weapon Against Alzheimer??™s Disease
  • A new prion disease raises questions about whether Alzheimer??™s and Parkinson??™s could be infectious
  • Implant 'traps' spreading cancer cells
  • Cancer patient receives 3D printed ribs in world-first surgery
  • Bio-artificial kidney project hopes to raise funds through crowdfunding
  • Can resveratrol really stave off Alzheimer??™s disease?
  • Global Study Shows That The Leading Factors For Early Death Are High Blood Pressure And Poor Diets
  • Soaking brain tissue in a solution turns it transparent, providing new opportunities for understanding
  • Malaria: '700 million cases' stopped in Africa
  • 3D printed windpipe improves girl's operation
  • Is Technology Giving You Digital Amnesia?
  • A Portable Blood Cleanser for Treating Sepsis
  • Low vitamin D associated with faster decline in cognitive function
  • Jardiance, a Diabetes Drug, Cut Cardiovascular Deaths by 38%, Study Says
  • DARPA's Targeted Electrical Stimulation of the Brain boosts Memory
  • A new process for studying proteins associated with diseases
  • New technique bodes well for lung transplant success rate
  • A chemical relative of aspirin might help treat Alzheimer's disease
  • Lab-grown kidneys work in animals
  • A high fat diet leads to overeating because of faulty brain signaling
  • Why America??™s Top Mental Health Researcher Joined Alphabet
  • The Affect 3D Printing Could Have On The Medical Industry By 2020
  • Scientists uncover potential biomarker and drug target for autism
  • A new class of anti-obesity compounds with potential anti-diabetic properties
  • Timing Your Blood Pressure Meds Right Might Prevent Diabetes
  • UV light and balloons can plug holes in the heart and other organs
  • 'Deep learning' reveals unexpected genetic roots of cancers, autism and other disorders
  • Starving cells of sugar could be the key to future cancer treatments
  • Rare 'healthy' smokers lungs explained
  • Stem cell trial aims to cure blindness
  • What travelling to Mars might do to the brain
  • Self-assembling material that grows and changes shape could lead to artificial arteries
  • Drugs disguised as blood cells could target cancer
  • The Genomics Revolution:
  • New prosthesis bypasses brain damage by re-encoding memories
  • A protein found in whales might make for better synthetic blood
  • Drug used to treat cancer appears to sharpen memory
  • Self-propelled powder designed to stop severe bleeding
  • Mini-brains will help medical research
  • 2015's Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes to Breakthroughs in Fighting Malaria and Parasites
  • New Tech Doubles Transplant Hearts' Viability Time
  • Leukometer promises needle-free monitoring of the immune system
  • Sleep may strengthen long-term memories in the immune system
  • Heart attack blood test 'could cut hospital stays'
  • How eye-tracking tech could help ICU patients communicate
  • HIV vaccine to be tested on people
  • How to grow old brain cells for studying age-related diseases
  • This new computer program can diagnose cancer in just two days
  • New 'Light Meter' photosensitive cells discovered in the eye
  • Charity offers ??100m for new ways to beat cancer
  • A soft, bio-friendly ??™3D??™ brain-implant electrode
  • Bowel cancer is four distinct diseases
  • Malaria vaccine may provide hope for a general cure for cancer
  • Cardiff University study on the science of hallucinations
  • 23andMe raises $115M to grow its DNA health test technology globally
  • CEO of Bioviva claims to be testing antiaging gene therapy on herself
  • A functional kidney organoid from stem cells
  • Researchers pinpoint where the human brain stores time and place of memories
  • Study shows antioxidant use may actually promote the spread of cancer
  • Immune clue to preventing schizophrenia
  • Transformation of human astroglial cells into neurons for brain repair
  • Scientists find way to make leukemia cells kill each other
  • Noninvasive imaging method can look twice as deep inside the living brain
  • One-fifth of youngsters suffer from 'high anxiety'
  • Drug-resistant malaria can infect African mosquitoes
  • The Science Surrounding Cryonics
  • Brain Surgery Using Ultrasound Waves
  • Virtual reality maze 'predicts Alzheimer's disease'
  • A miniature biomedical device for measuring important blood levels
  • How to 3D print a heart
  • Antiaging protein GDF11 could be source of rejuvenation from young blood
  • Revotek releases world's first 3D blood vessel bioprinter
  • A new method for 3D printing organs
  • Beer compound could help fend off Alzheimer??™s and Parkinson??™s diseases
  • Nobel-winning drug 'tackles malaria'
  • A drug-delivery technique to bypass the blood-brain barrier
  • Top mental health doctor: online therapy is the future
  • FDA approves use of engineered herpes virus to treat cancer
  • Sleep disruptions similar to jet lag linked to memory and learning problems
  • Single Drop Of Blood Will Soon Be Enough To Diagnose Most Types of Cancer
  • Biodegradable implant could simplify bone replacement surgery
  • Long-term aerobic exercise can prevent age-related brain deterioration
  • Wearable Device Can Measure Your Blood Flow
  • Memory-boosting devices tested in humans
  • Blood test could determine prostate cancer therapy
  • Editas will test CRISPR gene editing in humans in 2017
  • Using electrical brain stimulation to help patients lose weight
  • Eye drops could clear up cataracts using newly identified chemical
  • 'Designer cells' reverse one-year-old's leukaemia
  • Virtual reality technology aims to drag medical training 'out of the 18th century'
  • New Sepsis Detector Shrinks the Diagnosis from Days to Hours
  • Google Life Sciences and American Heart Association commit $50M to study heart disease
  • Breakthrough Prize for Illuminating the Brain's Secret Code
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  • Meningitis jab in Africa a 'stunning success'
  • 3D-printed microchannels deliver oxygen, nutrients from artery to tissue implant
  • Exponential Medicine: AI Better Than Your Doctor at Finding Cancer
  • Scientists find key to malaria growth
  • Experimental drug targeting Alzheimer's disease shows anti-aging effects
  • High-tech glasses can treat lazy eye
  • Beyond telomerase: another enzyme discovered critical to maintaining telomere length
  • Reprogramming neurons and rewiring the brain
  • Microwave and ultrasound technology might be able to "hear" tumors growing
  • Failing Sense of Smell Might Be Alzheimer's Warning
  • First-Ever Working Vocal Cords Grown in a Lab
  • Exercise may protect against neurodegenerative diseases
  • Injectable, intelligent gel targets cancer at the source
  • Frequent blood donors live longer
  • Google Glass helps cardiologists complete difficult coronary artery blockage surgery
  • Signaling molecule helps neurons find their way in the developing brain
  • UK government sets up ??1bn fund to fight malaria
  • New Nerve Drugs May Finally Prevent Migraine Headaches
  • 3D printing helps surgeons plan life-saving operation
  • First real-time imaging of neural activity invented
  • University of California scientists create malaria-blocking mosquitoes
  • Artificial intelligence in healthcare to replace jobs
  • Alzheimer's: newly identified molecular mechanism could lead to treatment
  • Google patent for removing biological tissue with a laser
  • Could Implantable LEDs Relieve Your Pain?
  • Discovery could open door to cryopreservation of tissues and organs
  • A breakdown product of aspirin blocks cell death associated with neurodegenerative diseases
  • Oscillating electric field used to remove nanoparticles from blood
  • A safer way to do gene editing
  • EyeGuide Focus is claimed to detect concussions in 10 seconds
  • Retinal nerve cells grown in the lab which could lead to cell transplants for blind people
  • Google has filed a patent for a 'needle-free blood draw'
  • Patients Favor Changing the Genes of the Next Generation with CRISPR
  • For Cocaine Addicts, Treatment with Magnets May Stop Craving
  • Human gene editing treatment to tackle hemophilia
  • Possible biochemical mechanism underlying long-term memories identified
  • Vitamin D could repair nerve damage in multiple sclerosis, study suggests
  • 'Nanobombs' that blow up cancer cells
  • Molecule clears Alzheimer's plaques
  • Turning Red Blood Cells into Versatile Drug Carriers
  • Talking therapy 'as effective as antidepressants' study finds
  • Implant could bring tears of joy to 'dry eye' sufferers
  • A Quirk of Physics Could Give Us a Fast, Cheap Way To Diagnose Diseases
  • Stress in older people increases risk for pre-Alzheimer's condition
  • Google and Johnson & Johnson are working on robots for surgery
  • Expandable sponge-filled syringe that stems bleeding cleared for civilian use
  • Electromagnetic field therapy may improve brain tumor survival
  • New mass spectral imaging maps cell composition in 3D at over 100x resolution
  • Scientists discover how cancer cells escape blood vessels
  • Stanford researcher scans his own brain for a year and a half, the most studied in the world
  • New bionic eye will send images direct to the brain to restore sight
  • Study finds altered brain chemistry in people with autism
  • Pulsed laser light turns whole-brain activity on and off
  • Anxiety significantly raises risk for dementia
  • Sadness-induced inflammation linked to comorbid diseases
  • Matrix-style memory prosthesis set to supercharge the human brain
  • Scientists say they may be able to control the parts of the brain which determine intelligence
  • 'Garbage disposal' drug may slow Alzheimer??™s and other diseases
  • Microfluidic biochip for simple, fast, low-cost blood cell counts
  • Approach to blood pressure drugs rethink is urged in the UK
  • Scientists discover how your brain wakes you up
  • Study: Liver hormone regulates sweet, alcohol preferences
  • Company Claims To Have Developed 3D Printed Liver Tissue
  • Brain Scans Could Predict Who Will Benefit From CBT
  • Cartilage growing to rebuild body parts 'within three years'
  • Peter Diamandis lists his top 10 Breakthroughs for 2015
  • The World??™s First Dengue Fever Vaccine Is Coming to 3 Countries
  • Magnesium may be beneficial in preventing pancreatic cancer
  • Brain Circuit Linked to Depression Found in Rats
  • Promising progress for new treatment of type 1 diabetes
  • Can virtual reality help keep astronauts sane in space?
  • Not enough sleep may help alzheimer??™s take hold
  • Printable Organs Are Closer Than Ever Thanks to Three Bioprinting Breakthroughs
  • Whole-body imaging technology uses contactless tracking of blood flow
  • Gene therapy seems able to convert severe hemophilia into mild hemophilia
  • Fluorescent agent could help surgeons remove all of tumor first time
  • Cognitive-stimulation experiment suggests new tools for healthy brain aging
  • Company Bets on catching cancer early on with a 'Liquid Biopsy'
  • Cancer deaths hit lowest rate in 25 years
  • Migraine-preventing drugs might be on the horizon
  • Human Longevity Unveils Oncology Genomics Program
  • How is Joe Biden going to lead the effort to cure cancer?
  • Hormone boosts immune function and might extend lifespan
  • 3D Printing Organs: Indian Startup 3D Bioprints Human Liver
  • Marijuana helps Alzheimer??™s patients, study finds
  • Mental health: 'One in four adults in England has a condition'
  • Obesity Linked With Blood Clots In Juveniles
  • Blood cells could determine whether kids get allergies
  • Researchers develop dissolvable wireless sensors to monitor brain injury
  • Investors put $686 million into virtual and augmented reality in 2015
  • Researchers kill drug-resistant lung cancer with 50 times less chemo
  • Ebola: $5m vaccine deal announced
  • New Initiative Aims to Put Canada at the Forefront of Regenerative Medicine
  • Implant to 'Plug' Brain into Supercomputers
  • Brain levels of B12 are prematurely low in those with autism or schizophrenia
  • Blocking key protein puts the brakes on leukaemia
  • Brain Scans May Identify Children Vulnerable to Depression Before Symptoms Appear
  • Wheelchair-bound multiple sclerosis patients able to walk again after stem-cell therapy
  • Balloon 'last chance treatment' for heart failure
  • Controversial Transmittable Alzheimers Theory Is Starting to Look Plausible
  • Needle-phobic pancreas transplant 'world first'
  • Australian Scientists to Begin Trials of Fully Implantable Bionic Eye
  • An electric forehead patch could treat PTSD
  • New acoustic-tweezer design allows for 3D bioprinting
  • New pain-relief drug shapes as less addictive alternative to morphine
  • Blood pressure medicine may improve conversational skills of individuals with autism
  • Gene editing: the next generation of personalised cancer treatment
  • Mind-altering drugs such as MDMA could be used to cure PTSD
  • Clearing out damaged cells in mice extends lifespan by up to 35 percent
  • Cancer death rates down by 10% in 10 years in the UK
  • Promising progress finally being made in cryopreseration
  • Electric contact lens for glucose monitoring and augmented reality
  • Researchers find a genomic signature shared by 5 types of cancer
  • Mitochondria can trigger cell aging, researchers discover
  • Pioneering discovery leads to potential preventive treatment for sudden cardiac death
  • Is A Cure For Diabetes Imminent?
  • Powering brain implants without wires with thin-film wireless power.
  • Vaccines are an incredible investment, and save up to 44 dollars to the dollar
  • Spinning up artificial capillaries with a cotton candy machine
  • Clearing out the clutter: 'senolytic' drugs improve vascular health in mice
  • Alzheimer's preventative drug hope
  • Artificial Intelligence Offers a Better Way to Diagnose Malaria
  • Giving up the controller and getting exercise in virtual reality
  • New nanotechnology can detect the biomarkers of cancer and other diseases
  • Cancer researchers claim 'extraordinary results' using T-cell therapy
  • Mini-brains to help us understand how chemicals affect the brain
  • Scientists say they could safely and quickly test a zika vaccine
  • Why scientists are shocked by the results of the immunotherapy cancer treatment trial
  • New drug could prevent impaired memory in schizophrenia sufferers
  • New blood test to detect inherited heart conditions
  • Studying 'ripples' in the brain that could underlie memory formation
  • Researchers Have Discovered a Fast Way to Make Artificial Arteries for Testing Drugs
  • The blind or deaf brain rewires itself to boost the remaining senses
  • Algae DNA could help the blind see in upcoming trials
  • Low-carbon policies could prevent 175,000 US deaths by 2030
  • Ordinary skin cells turned into brain tumor predators
  • Google??™s DeepMind AI group unveils health care ambitions
  • Obesity linked to 'worse memory'
  • Regenerative medicine scientists print replacement tissue
  • Doctors implant 3D-printed vertebrae in 'world's first' surgery
  • Rapidly building artificial arteries for testing drugs
  • Mental abilities are shaped by individual differences in the brain
  • How Climate Change Affects Public Health
  • Google donates $1m to fight the spread of the Zika virus
  • Scientists 'find cancer's Achilles heel'
  • Scientists finally get past the blood-brain barrier to treat cancer
  • Zika vaccine possible 'within months'
  • People with anxiety show fundamental differences in perception
  • Blood test may give early warning of skin cancer relapse
  • Zika caught killing brain cells
  • Mutated gene safeguards against heart attacks
  • Whole-genome sequencing test for under $1,000
  • Depression is more than a mental disorder: It affects the whole organism
  • CRISPR enhancements: improving the ability to delete genes
  • 'Stunning' operation regenerates eye's lens
  • A vaccine could help you quit smoking
  • Dramatic remissions in blood cancer in immunotherapy treatment trial
  • A new biosensor can diagnose cancer and other diseases on the spot
  • New drug kills common brain cancer in children
  • No evidence that genetic tests change people??™s behavior
  • Could a virus cause Alzheimer??™s disease?
  • 100% successful clinical trial means we may soon get a dengue vaccine
  • Future brain therapies for Parkinson's possible with stem cell bioengineering
  • Injectable gel increases blood flow for arterial disease patients
  • Alzheimer's may be prevented by antibody-releasing implant
  • Blind Woman Is the First Person to Undergo Optogenetic Therapy
  • Electrical brain stimulation could boost benefits of stroke rehabilitation
  • Major steps toward a bioengineered heart for transplantation
  • A more precise way to measure your brain
  • How microbes contribute to heart disease
  • Heavy Use of Social Media Linked to Depression in Young Adults
  • New type of molecular tag makes MRI 10,000 times more sensitive
  • New findings in humans provide encouraging foundation for upcoming AIDS vaccine clinical trial
  • Men more vulnerable to developing depression from long-term stress
  • Monitoring and controlling diabetes with a smart skin patch
  • Blood test detects concussion up to a week after impact
  • To diagnose autism, watch the eyes
  • Study reveals the possibility of curbing synapse loss in Alzheimer's
  • 3D 'mini-retinas' grown from mouse and human stem cells
  • Scientists develop 'game changing' stem cell repair system
  • Human Longevity, Inc. Completes $220 Million Series B Financing
  • Mass General will use artificial intelligence to improve hospital care
  • Nearly Half a Billion People Now Have Diabetes
  • Brain structure is different in people who have insomnia
  • Outdoor light can slow or reduce nearsightedness
  • Last years' spike in deaths 'due to dementia and flu'
  • New test measures cancer drugs success
  • Neuronal structures associated with memory sprout in response to new drugs
  • Can startup Suggestic tackle Type 2 diabetes?
  • Sean Parker donates $250M for cancer research
  • Implant lets paralyzed man 'play guitar'
  • Gene editing boosts the immune systems' cancer-killing cells
  • Largest-ever medical imaging study launches in the UK
  • 'Smart' scalpel could distinguish healthy brain tissue from tumors
  • Type 2 Diabetes Drug Metformin Could Decrease Cancer Deaths
  • Brain scan software can spot adults with autism
  • Flexible e-skin display tracks blood oxygen levels
  • Migraine may permanently change brain structure
  • Scientists pinpoint where in the brain we process facial expressions
  • First blood test for Parkinson??™s detects the disease much sooner
  • New cases of dementia in the UK fall by 20 percent over 2 decades
  • Type-1 diabetes 'prevention' trial starts in Scotland
  • Why living around nature could make you live longer
  • Final piece of type 1 diabetes puzzle solved
  • Glasgow University scientists crack brain 'Enigma code'
  • Research identifies compound that could reverse symptoms of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's
  • First happiness genes have been located
  • Gene therapy reverses sight loss and is long-lasting
  • Worsening depression 'may predict dementia risk'
  • Scientists Discover How to Grow Life-Saving Blood Stem Cells
  • Google has an idea for injecting a computer into your eyeball
  • Scientists turn skin cells into heart and brain cells using only drugs; no stem cells required
  • Google DeepMind analyzing medical data and providing predictive analytics
  • Robot betters expert surgeons at soft tissue stitching
  • Bipolar disorder has genetic links to autism, a new study shows
  • New study: no increase in brain cancer across 29 years of mobile use in Australia
  • Rapid, low-cost detection of Zika virus using paper-based synthetic gene networks
  • Antibody therapy opens door to potential new treatment for HIV
  • Researchers develop electronic devices that can melt in the brain
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  • Thought-reading headset lets users speak their mind
  • New device could improve cancer detection
  • Dreaming brain rhythms lock in memories
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  • IBM Medical Antivirus may enable vaccination against all viruses
  • Accelerated learning from low current brain stimulation
  • Cancer samples from dead patients sought for new study
  • Cells carry 'memory' of injury, which could reveal why chronic pain persists
  • Clinical Trial Will Attempt to Bring Braindead Humans Back to Life
  • Lab-grown blood vessels appear a safe alternative to synthetic implants
  • Rapid finger-prick test to tackle tuberculosis
  • Bionic eye restores man??™s vision after being blind for 40 years
  • Wrist sensor tracks blood alcohol content in real time
  • Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
  • BioViva Plans an Age Reversal Clinic in Fiji: An unusual project with many unanswered questions
  • Gene helps prevent heart attack, stroke; may also block some effects of aging
  • Sensor detects signs of cancer, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's
  • Wound-plugging XStat syringe saves its first life on the battlefield
  • Common infections might be causing Alzheimer??™s disease
  • Dead Brain Cells May Inhibit Function In Neurodegenerative Disease
  • A Simple Test Could Predict Whether a Comatose Patient Will Ever Wake Up
  • MRI scans prove schizophrenic brains attempt self-repair
  • New cancer treatment targets sick cells only
  • Scientists to 3D print brain tumors for the first time
  • Scientists uncover potential trigger to kill cancer
  • NHS will not fund anti-HIV Prep drug plan
  • Stanford researchers 'stunned' by stem cell experiment that helped stroke patient walk
  • Scientists discover how to convert skin cells into red blood cells
  • Body's immune system induced to attack tumors
  • Tumor-killing virus nearly doubles survival time of brain cancer patients
  • Migraine may increase risk of cardiovascular disease
  • Supplements may prevent and reverse damage to aging brain
  • A promising HIV vaccine moves toward clinical trial
  • Google's most ambitious life sciences projects are struggling to launch
  • New blood test to pick the best drug for patients with depression
  • Deep neural networks to help identify, formulate advanced antiaging supplements
  • Developing treatments for cancer needs Ebola-level action
  • Some Antidepressants Might Actually Be Harmful to Children and Teens
  • MS breakthrough: Replacing diseased immune system halts progression and allows repair
  • Human aging reversal trials in a year or two, George Church discusses rejuvenating the body
  • Ultrasound Opens the Brain to Promising Drugs
  • Powerful New Gene-Editing Tool May Finally Be Used on Humans
  • A Drug developed using artificial intelligence can slow the growth of cancer
  • Statin drugs reduce infection risk in stroke patients
  • How Your Workplace Environment Affect Brain Function
  • A Zika Vaccine is Now Ready for Human Test Subjects
  • Up to half of UK people living in chronic pain
  • Stem cell created blood will be scaled up by 2020 to solve blood shortages
  • Heart Drug Could Limit Diabetes Blindness
  • Secret behind success of breakaway cancer cells uncovered
  • Research finds technique for early detection of Alzheimer's in animals
  • Long visits to nature linked to improved mental health, study finds
  • Human Clinical Trials of the Anti-Aging Compound NMN to Start in Japan
  • Zika vaccine 'works very well' in mice
  • Marijuana compound removes alzheimer??™s plaque from brain cells, study finds
  • We Can Now Tell a Person??™s Age Range From Crime Scene Blood
  • Discovery of a powerful defense against free radicals that contribute to aging and diseases
  • Current stimulation to the brain partially restores vision in patients with glaucoma and nerve damage
  • Breakthrough device can diagnose malaria in 5 seconds flat
  • Bacteria in the gut have been spotted eating brain chemicals for the first time
  • Gene Editing could destroy latent viruses in the human body like herpes
  • 'Civil war' in immune system can fight disease
  • Scientists Breakthrough to Better Understanding of Fatal Brain Tumor
  • Cravings for high-calorie foods may be switched off in the brain by a supplement
  • Google's DeepMind to peek at NHS eye scans for disease analysis
  • Brain in a dish to learn more about Alzheimer's disease
  • Cheap blood test can discriminate between bacterial, viral infections, study finds
  • Research finds a link between air pollution and mental disorders in young people
  • Viral hepatitis 'kills as many as Aids or TB'
  • Brain disease leads to new understanding of bacterial behavior
  • Do-It-Yourself Brain Stimulation Could Result In Altered Brain Functions
  • The mysterious syndrome impairing astronauts??™ sight
  • New Cancer Therapy Clinical Trial Leaves Three Patients Dead
  • Neurons grown from stem cells in a dish reveal clues about autism
  • True impact of global diabetes epidemic is vastly underestimated
  • New immunotherapy combo effectively treats advanced brain cancer in pre-clinical models
  • Michael Greve Commits $10 Million to the SENS project (life extension research)
  • How to detect early signs of Alzheimer??™s with a simple eye exam before symptoms
  • Vaccine that targets Alzheimers protein, human trials in two to three years
  • OVC Cancer Breakthrough Leads to Human Clinical Trials
  • The Lancet: Stroke is largely preventable, with hypertension confirmed as biggest risk factor
  • Why your immune system may control your brain and your social behavior
  • Zika epidemic will end in three years, study suggests
  • Baby born in the UK from cryopreserved ovary tissue
  • Middle-age-plus memory decline may just be a matter of changing focus
  • Why Google DeepMind wants your medical records
  • Drug combo that helps immune system attack cancer
  • Working full-time could be bad for your brain after a certain age
  • Brain map carves cortex into twice as many areas
  • New cancer gene-drug combinations ripe for precision medicine
  • Imaging technique shows in living brain what was once only visible in cadavers
  • Chinese Scientists Will Use CRISPR Gene Editing on Humans for the First Time
  • Poor Sleep in Childhood Ups Risk of Later Depression, Anxiety
  • Neural networks: Why larger brains are more susceptible to mental illnesses
  • Imaging method identifies common brain disorders
  • Stem cell injections reduce scarring during bypass surgery and possibly increase survival of patients
  • Drug 'may slow' Alzheimer's brain death
  • Ice Bucket Challenge funds gene discovery in ALS (MND) research
  • Gene 'reboots' stem cells to slow or reverse the aging process
  • Synaptic bridges help brain cells communicate
  • Apollo Astronauts are More Likely to Die of Heart Problems
  • Scientists grow mini human brains
  • Study finds genes linked to depression
  • Electric brain stimulation during sleep enhances motor memory consolidation
  • Alphabet is part of a $700M effort to cure disease without meds
  • Temporary tattoo tracks blood alcohol levels
  • Next five years could see successes or failures for first SENS antiaging treatment
  • Being overweight 'ages people's brains'
  • Implantable neural dust powered by ultrasound within a body
  • AI Saves Woman's Life By Identifying Her Disease When Other Methods (humans) Failed
  • Cancer gene tests 'reveal family link'
  • Study reveals new measure of intelligence involving temporal variability of brain areas
  • 5 Ways Futuristic Technology is Helping Eye Care
  • Economist magazine looks at possibility of imminent life extension successes
  • Mental health crisis in the UK
  • Pain reliever eliminates Alzheimer's symptoms, in mice
  • Brain-robot training triggers improvement in paralysis
  • Super-resolution 3D microscopy images cells in unprecedented detail
  • Schizophrenia emerged after humans diverged from Neanderthals
  • Parkinson's could potentially be detected by an eye test
  • Neuroprosthesis to mimic, repair and improve cognition
  • Mayo Clinic, collaborators working to advance aging research via clinical trials
  • Zika infection may affect adult brain cells
  • First 'gold-standard' trial of ketamine's anti-depressant effects launched
  • Decoy drug could prevent cancer's spread
  • Gene Therapy produces Dopamine in the Brain as path to Parkinsons treatment
  • Google's Antiaging company Calico will use Computational Biology and Machine Learning
  • New method of cancer immunotherapy developed
  • The Science Behind LASIK Surgery
  • Nanoparticles that speed blood clotting may someday save lives
  • A Simple Phone Game Could Diagnose Autism
  • Face shape can be determined from the genes
  • Mind-controlled nanobots could release drugs inside your brain
  • These Contact Lenses Deliver Drugs Right to Your Eyeball
  • MS breakthrough: Replacing diseased immune system halts progression, allows repair
  • Alzheimer's drug study gives 'tantalising' results
  • Peter Diamandis: We??™ll Radically Extend Our Lives With New Technologies
  • Step toward eliminating cancer recurrence
  • Eye drops may be about to get much more effective
  • Ultrasound jump-starts brain of man in coma
  • Zika: Two billion at risk in Africa and Asia, study says
  • Brain radiotherapy 'no benefit' for lung cancer spread
  • Pollution particles 'get into brain'
  • Chemotherapy warning as hundreds die from cancer-fighting drugs
  • Physicists Go Hunting for Consciousness
  • Cancer drug 'like taking Panadol' developed in Australia, given fast-track approval in US
  • Projects investigating neural regeneration in the retina funded by NIH
  • Single low dose anti-malaria drug successful in mice
  • Robot operates inside the eye to restore sight in a world first
  • Ketamine component produces improvement in resistant depression within 2 hours
  • Sleep 'prioritizes memories we care about'
  • Negative experiences on Facebook linked to increased depression risk in young adults
  • The NIH will track brains of 10,000 kids as they grow up
  • Living Eye Implant Uses Lab-Grown Cells to Restore Sight
  • Microsoft aims to 'solve' cancer within 10 years by 'reprogramming' diseased cells
  • Human Brain Atlas Updated with Unprecedented Resolution
  • A Revolution in Heart Surgery: Scientists Create Artificial Blood Vessels That Grow Normally
  • Scientists uncover how a fluctuating brain network may make us better thinkers
  • British man might be first in the world to be cured of HIV after new treatment
  • Researchers Report Invention of Glucose-Sensing Contact Lens
  • Study Finds Alcohol Creates Effects of Fast-Acting Antidepressant
  • New catheter lets doctors see inside arteries for first time and clear plaque
  • Blood markers peel back the curtain on a stealthy form of liver disease
  • New immunotherapy cancer drug hailed as 'game changer'
  • University Health System is first in state to use totally non-invasive brain surgery
  • 'Dementia link to sudden low blood pressure and dizziness'
  • First human clinical trial for nicotinamide riboside
  • A Paralyzed Man Just Regained the Sense of Touch, Thanks to a Brain Implant
  • Researchers predict with high accuracy if antidepressants will help
  • New research indicates that unvaccinated adults cost the U.S. more than $7 billion a year
  • New Study Finds Knowingly Taking Placebo Pills Eases Pain
  • IBM AI system Watson to diagnose rare diseases in Germany
  • Uncovering depression's web in the brain
  • Immune system discovery likened to finding a new continent
  • $100 million investment to unlock the power of the human brain and make our neural code programmable
  • By 2017, Gene Therapy Could Allow Us to Reverse Blindness
  • New compound shows promise in treating multiple human cancers
  • Migraine sufferers have more nitrate-reducing microbes in their mouths
  • Researchers develop portable iPhone-powered lab that can detect cancer with 99% accuracy
  • Diabetes: Tenth of adults at risk of disease by 2035
  • Microsoft Launches Project Hanover to 'Solve' Cancer
  • Scientists Bring Sense of Touch to Amputees Using Neural Signals
  • IBM??™s Watson AI Recommends Same Treatment as Doctors in 99% of Cancer Cases
  • Stanford Scientist: We'll Have A Century of Medical Advances in the Next Decade
  • Neurons from stem cells replace damaged neurons, precisely rewiring into the brain
  • Fighting Aging??™s Diseases: Humanity??™s Biggest Investors Unite
  • A new imaging technique maps serotonin activity in living brains
  • Second Sight reveals 1st implant of Orion I visual cortical stimulator
  • New Alzheimer??™s drug developed by Merck clears milestone in human clinical Trial
  • Robot surgeon can operate finely enough to remove cataracts
  • Brain-scanning helmet will allow brains to be studied on the go
  • Neuroscience review reframes 'mind-wandering' and mental illness
  • US Army is testing a Zika Virus Vaccine
  • fMRI Brain scan better than polygraph test in spotting lies
  • Vanderbilt University's Artificial Kidney
  • A research Team Think They Have Found the Physical Location of Consciousness
  • Bionic Eyes Are Coming, and They??™ll Make Us Superhuman
  • Inability to store fat safely increases diabetes risk
  • Dementia now leading cause of death in England and Wales
  • Blood from young people have proteins that rejuvenate old organisms
  • tDCS of the brain shows improved multitasking performance
  • Dementia game 'shows lifelong navigational decline'
  • Scientists have an antibody that neutralises 98% of HIV strains
  • Unique brain 'fingerprint' can identify person with nearly 100% accuracy
  • CRISPR gene editing will be used in living humans to counter aggressive lung cancer
  • Manipulating One Brain Protein Could Allow Us to Prevent Alzheimer??™s
  • NHS using Google technology to treat patients
  • Dementia rates show signs of falling in US and Europe
  • Hopes for a new Alzheimer's drug have been dashed
  • Biofabrication Institute announced for Australia
  • Why Our Brain Cells Die: A Breakthrough in Fighting Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Smart skin patch releases blood thinners in closed-loop control system
  • Google's training AI to catch diabetic blindness before it's too late
  • Tracking large neural networks in the brain by making neurons glow
  • Possible sequence of arrival for meaningful antiaging therapies
  • Parker institute working on Cancer Vaccine
  • The causes of Parkinson's disease 'may start in gut'
  • Western virologist hopes to test vaccine on 600 HIV-negative subjects
  • Lack of sleep may disrupt development of a child's brain
  • New Portable Anti-Hypothermia Device Can Warm 5 Liters of Blood on a Single Charge
  • Will a cryogenically-frozen corpse ever come back to life?
  • Pathway linked to slower aging also fuels brain cancer
  • Microbubbles open the blood-brain barrier to administer drugs without harming other areas
  • New Research Shows How ???Lost??? Memories Can Be Recovered
  • Jeff Bezos, Mayo Clinic back anti-aging startup Unity Biotechnology for $116 million
  • 'Flashing light therapy' for Alzheimer's
  • New diabetes treatment could eliminate need for insulin injections
  • Doctors use deep-brain ultrasound therapy to treat tremors
  • Alzheimer's treatment within reach after successful drug trial
  • Novel Discovery Could Help Reverse Brain Damage
  • Brain tests at 3 predict children's futures
  • New Surgery Can Give the Legally Blind 20/20 Vision
  • Dementia will soon be controlled just like HIV, says research institute
  • Calico focused on trying to gain insight into biology of aging which has been disappointing to those who favor SENS style antiaging
  • Scientists Plan First Synthetic Blood Transfusion For 2017
  • MRI scans reveal Runners' Brains May Have More Connectivity, UA Research Shows
  • How diabetes drug metformin prevents, suppresses cancer growth
  • Blood test for hidden heart disease and risk of heart attack
  • New ultrasound microscopy technique is first to image inside live cells
  • Using graphene to detect brain cancer cells
  • Method discovered to remove amyloid plaques found in Alzheimer??™s disease
  • Ebola vaccine proves 100 percent effective in final trials
  • Nanodiscs deliver personalized cancer therapy to immune system
  • Drone-based blood deliveries in Tanzania to be funded by UK government
  • Immune cells in covering of brain discovered; may play critical role in battling neurological diseases
  • Experimental Cancer Therapy Makes Inroads Treating Brain Cancer
  • MRI breakthroughs include ultra-sensitive MRI without chemical or radioactive labels
  • Portable vision testing kit puts an eye doctor in your smartphone
  • Artists may unknowingly paint a picture of cognitive decline
  • The World's First 'Artificial Pancreas' Will Be Hitting the Market in 2017
  • New Cancer Therapy Shows Promise in Treating Aggressive Brain Tumours
  • Solar cells implanted under the skin can power pacemakers
  • Dementia rates 'higher near busy roads'
  • Adult Brains Are Built To Recognise Faces Better Than Kids' Brains
  • Grail is raising at least $1 billion to fund its early cancer screening test
  • Scar-free wound healing could be on its way
  • Mediterranean Diet May Have Lasting Effects on Brain Health
  • Illumina wants to sequence your whole genome for $100
  • Glia, not neurons, are most affected by brain aging
  • Tumor-Seeking Salmonella Treats Brain Tumors
  • The End of Scars? Scientists Discovered How to Regenerate Human Skin
  • Synthetic stem cells offer benefits of natural stem cells without the risks
  • Neuroscientists discover that disorganized brain waves are needed for human memory
  • Biomarker Patterns in Blood Predict Healthy Aging
  • Brain-controlled robot lets physically challenged see the world
  • Link Found Between Concussion and Alzheimer??™s Disease
  • New chemical front found in battle against anxiety
  • The Tiny Robots Revolutionizing Eye Surgery
  • The Long Quest To Create Artificial Blood May Soon Be Over
  • Research Shows that Cannabis Could be a Non-Addictive Method for Pain Relief
  • Smart biopsy needle for brain tumors helps doctors dodge the danger zone
  • A 'smart' patch that automatically delivers insulin when needed
  • Magnetic brain stimulation improves a precise type of memory
  • Personality linked to 'differences in brain structure'
  • The Cognitive Benefits of Smart Drugs
  • A Diabetes Drug Has Shut Down Cancer??™s Primary Way of Making Energy
  • Medical first, children had cancer cured with genetically engineered cells from another person
  • Scientists find brain hormone that triggers fat burning
  • What can NASA??™s twin study results actually tell us?
  • Bilingual people may have an edge against Alzheimer's disease
  • Malaria drugs fail for first time on patients in UK
  • Device reads brain activity to help locked-in people communicate
  • Mentally stimulating activities after age 70 associated with lower new cognitive-impairment risk
  • Brain imaging shows benefits of a good nights' sleep
  • World First Drug Trial in Manchester Leaves Man With No Trace of Cancer
  • Lasers help doctors remove brain cancer
  • Long-lasting mental health isn??™t normal
  • Salmonella can be weaponized to flush out cancer
  • Brain science startup NeuroQore hopes its magnets will cure depression and anxiety
  • Myopia cell discovered in retina:
  • Compound may untangle damage leading to some dementias
  • Alzheimer's Disease Could Possibly Be Caused By Faulty Brain Cells
  • Talking to a Computer May Soon to Diagnose Illness
  • CTE found in former soccer players, study shows
  • Scientists may have just made a malaria vaccine breakthrough
  • Autism may be detectable in the brain long before the symptoms appear
  • Gene Editing is Leading to a New Age in Human Health and Longevity
  • Brain network connections may underlie social behavior linked to autism
  • Creative people have better-connected brains, research finds