France's health minister presented a plan on Monday to tighten the rules regarding human drug trials following an experimental test that killed a volunteer in January.
Bathing a patient in LED light may someday offer a new way to locate tumors.
Federal, state and local health officials try to get a jump on the mosquito-borne virus while Congress haggles over how much money they really need.
This may pave the way for an efficient, inexpensive and environmentally friendly method of producing a variety of chemicals, such as pharmaceutical compounds.
Great discoveries do come in small packages.
Inside each ovarian tumor, there are good cells and bad cells.
This finding helps explain how cancer cells may become resistant to treatment.
Novartis is splitting its pharmaceuticals unit in two new divisions, placing all its cancer assets into a separate unit.
A biosensor developed by researchers at the National Nanotechnology Laboratory (LNNano) in Campinas, São Paulo State, Brazil, detects molecules associated with neurodegenerative diseases and some types of cancer.
Life expectancy worldwide has increased by about five years in the last 15 years according to a report by the World Health Organization in the fastest gain since the 1960s.
An experimental model uses genetics-guided biomechanics and patient-derived stem cells to predict what type of inherited heart defect a child will develop, according to authors of a new study in the journal Cell.
The finding offers hope for development of a new approach to prevent drug use relapses.
Researchers show that cells without HOXA5 have an increased capacity to renew themselves and are more invasive than normal breast cells.
The variant was discovered through the analysis of whole genome and clinical data from across the population of Iceland.