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Beautiful art made from bacteria, rat liver cells

An artist and a scientist team up to make striking patterns, self-portraits, and other paintings using a most unlikely medium, "tiny, tiny living things."

By September 11, 2014


Twitter offers lily-livered apology for banning journalist

Twitter has failed to apologise properly for suspending the account of the journalist Guy Adams, who criticised NBC's Olympics coverage.

By August 1, 2012


Now that Sprint has the iPhone, are its other customers chopped liver?

Today on Ask Maggie, one reader wants to know if Sprint will ever promote anything but the iPhone, while another asks about tethering on Verizon.

By December 9, 2011


Scientists grow working, miniature livers

Researchers say they've successfully grown small, functional human livers. But don't plan on picking up your shiny new manufactured liver just yet.

By November 1, 2010


Researchers 'edit' faulty DNA to cure genetic disease in mice

A team of MIT researchers has successfully cured a rare genetic liver disease in mice by "editing" the DNA to correct the mutated gene.

By April 22, 2014


Hospital confirms Steve Jobs' liver transplant

Apple's CEO "has an excellent prognosis" after undergoing liver transplant surgery about two months ago at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, doctor says.

By June 23, 2009


CNET News Daily Podcast: What Jobs' liver transplant means for Apple

CNET News reporter Tom Krazit addresses Steve Jobs' liver transplant and the strange way Apple told the world about it.

By June 22, 2009


Report: Steve Jobs had liver transplant

Apple's CEO, who has been on medical leave for the past six months, had a liver transplant two months ago in Tennessee, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.

By June 19, 2009


Report: Jobs weighing liver transplant

Another day, another Steve Jobs rumor. This time, Bloomberg says that Apple's co-founder is weighing the move as a result of complications from earlier surgery.

By January 16, 2009