UCLA scientists invented a gene-synthesis technology that allows scientists anywhere to make their own genes quickly and efficiently.
Biotech discoveries over the past week included new way to harness the lethal power of Huntington’s disease and llama antibodies sans llamas.
Two recent advances are focused on using engineered T cells and drug nanocrystals to combat the HIV “reservoirs” that hide in the body and cause the disease to…
A stem cell pathway could be targeted to create more effective treatments for triple-negative breast cancer.
California researchers have gained insight into how a 30-year-old asthma drug called amlexanox helps burn calories—and it all ties into inflammation.
A novel therapy enhances the reception of the cartilage growth signals while blocking the inflammatory ones that lead to joint degeneration.
The past week ushered in discoveries that could inspire new treatments for Lyme disease and several cancers.
A USC team has discovered the culprit behind malfunctioning blood vessels in the brain—a potential target for fighting several types of dementia.
An improved understanding of dopamine release in the healthy brain could lead to better treatments for addiction.
Stanford researchers are reporting promising results from mouse trials of a therapy that involves injecting compounds directly into tumors.