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Researchers at Purdue are implanting miniature devices in tumors to generate oxygen and boost the effects of both radiation and chemotherapy.
Long an obstacle to treating diseases like brain cancer, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's, the blood-brain barrier might soon be unlocked thanks to a medical physicist in Canada.
In the search for powerful anticancer and antifungal drugs, scientists look somewhere new -- fungus-farming ants.
The Singapore-only (for now) service will launder and store your clothes for you and deliver it to your hotel the next time you're in town. Think of it as a cloud storage for your clothes.
Scientists at the Chonnam National University in South Korea have developed a microscopic robot that can detect and treat cancer from inside the body.
A new advance in HIV treatment could pave the way toward curing the disease, researchers say.
Kids receiving cancer treatments in Brazil get IV fluids inside superhero covers and read comic books showing Batman going through the same experience.
Scientists at École Polytechnique have developed a tiny, wireless implant that can monitor a patient's blood, sending results to the doctor via Bluetooth to a smartphone app.
At the University of California, San Francisco, another example of how machines are superior. But they still can't come up with a good home remedy for hiccups.
Originally developed to explore plant growth on space shuttles, NASA's far-red/near-infrared LED treatment, using a device called WARP 75, helps reduce pain from chemo and radiation treatments.