UK promises funding for AI-based early cancer detection
It may send health data to for-profit companies, however.
Penn doctors perform the first robot-assisted spinal surgery
Robotic arms made the operation possible.
CRISPR pioneer wants to make an at-home test that detects disease
A credit card-sized tool could test for a wide range of infections and diseases.
Google made an AR microscope that can help detect cancer
AI algorithms detect and highlight cancer cells in images of human tissue.
Medicare now covers gene sequencing for patients with advanced cancer
DNA sequencing tests help doctors find the best treatment option.
FDA greenlights 23andMe's direct-to-consumer cancer risk test
You don't have to go through a doctor to understand your chances.
Researchers use nanorobots to kill tumors in mice
The bots cut off the tumors’ blood supply.
Studies suggest cellphone radiation doesn't threaten humans
Not that they're providing definitive answers.
Study says e-cigarettes increase risk of cancer and heart disease
No matter how you get your nicotine, it could damage your DNA.