Medicine

06.28.16
Further Zika studies increase the chances of a vaccine
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Further Zika studies increase the chances of a vaccine

Two vaccine tests have proven successful, and research has revealed more details of how the virus works.

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06.28.16
Microscopic camera could be injected into your body
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Microscopic camera could be injected into your body

The camera could help with everything from medical diagnoses to autonomous mini-robots.

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06.26.16
See the unusual way cancer cells spread
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See the unusual way cancer cells spread

Scientists have discovered that cancer's surface proteins help it survive and move around the body.

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06.24.16
Genes, germs and bacon: A look inside my own DNA
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Genes, germs and bacon: A look inside my own DNA

Genetic testing promises to make us healthier, but we might not be ready to give up our favorite foods.

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06.24.16
MIT: More collaboration is needed to fight disease
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MIT: More collaboration is needed to fight disease

Medicine crosses so many fields that government must coordinate and fund research.

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