Gene editing can end disease and fight global famine
And also give us unicorns.
CDC outlines how it'll cope with Zika outbreaks
The five-stage plan includes mosquito tracking and emergency response teams.
US military wants vaccines that adapt to fight new viruses
A new DARPA program would keep antiviral treatments one step ahead.
HIV resists attempts to cripple it with gene editing
There may be a workaround for neutering the virus, but it won't be easy.
Giant virus can protect itself against other viruses
It has an immune system of its own similar to the CRISPR system in bacteria.
Yesteryear's malware was gorgeous in its simplicity
The Internet Archive has pacified MS DOS-era viruses and put them into The Malware Museum.
Zika virus declared an international health emergency
Medical science now has a big challenge on its hands.
Trend Micro anti-virus software leaves users open to attack
Google engineer Tavis Ormandy finds another hole in another popular AV product.
Scientists can watch HIV spread through a mouse in real time
This could lead to better treatments and possibly stave off initial infection