The artificially-intelligent “Eve” found that triclosan, a common toothpaste ingredient, could be effective against malaria.

January 18, 2018

Pitting drug-resistant and drug-sensitive pathogens against one another in mice yielded surprising results.

December 19, 2017

Only a few select species can both bite humans and carry disease.

November 27, 2017

If it's ever finished, its cost may still put it out of reach for those who need it most.

August 10, 2017

By 2040, this deadly disease could be completely eradicated.

May 3, 2017

Gene editing can change the world for the better — if we allow it.

March 20, 2017

From reviving extinct species to treating fatal diseases, is there anything CRISPR can’t do?

March 13, 2017

This breakthrough could prevent almost half a million deaths each year.

February 16, 2017

This is how you do medicine without electricity.

January 13, 2017

Big question with big implications.

September 26, 2016