A vegan-cheese project on Indiegogo aims to replicate cheese from cows' milk without involving any mammals.
Researchers at the Harvard Wyss Institute have developed a simple, printed paper test that could be used for pathogen detection, including cases of ebola.
An MIT research team takes one of our biggest biological enemies and recruits it as an expert drug delivery bug in the fight against cancer.
Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.
Students at the University of California at Riverside have invented a cheap, easy and effective way to analyze urine in both infants and adults.
When it is connected to a power source, this flat robot folds itself into a 3D shape and starts walking.
Scientists at Australia's CSIRO are developing an eye test that can detect the protein responsible for Alzheimer's up to 20 years earlier than currently possible.
The tools to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease might one day come from the kitchen cabinet instead of the medicine cabinet, according to a new study.
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.
For the first time, researchers create a new organism based on E. coli that passes along artificially engineered DNA.