NIH might start funding human-animal chimera studies
As you can guess, these experiments raise a lot of ethical concerns.
Fitbit data has been utilized for various clinical trials
Information gathered from various Fitbit users all over the world is utilized by researchers.
Scientists map human brain in more detail than ever before
Researchers found 97 new brain regions after scanning 1,200 subjects.
Apple entices its first big drug company to ResearchKit
The PARADE study will focus on 300 patients suffering with rheumatoid arthritis.
Researcher uses mobile phone data to predict illiteracy
People who can't read or write tend to communicate with very few others on their phones.
MIT: More collaboration is needed to fight disease
Medicine crosses so many fields that government must coordinate and fund research.
Google's AI fears are adorably mundane, for now
A 330 pound automaton can do a lot of damage just by falling on you.
Genetically engineered mice could fight Lyme disease
The rodents could help Nantucket become Lyme-free.
Analysts predict the end of the smartphone boom
Because almost everyone who can afford a smartphone already has one.