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August 7, 2017
Better models of the bone, muscles and nerves that control our bodies could help doctors manage movement disorders like cerebral palsy. A new competition is crowdsourcing the search for those tools.
August 2, 2017
Stanford researchers used advanced lab technologies to show, in mice, that symptoms of autism can be countered by reducing the ratio of excitatory to inhibitory neuronal firing in the forebrain.
July 27, 2017
The first fruits of [Dr. Barron's research] are appearing in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, in which Barron and colleagues from Italy and Canada explore the interactions between amyloid beta and cathelicidin for the first time.
July 10, 2017
On the Future of Everything radio show, the Stanford bioengineering professor says the bio-economy already exists. Here's where it's headed next.
July 10, 2017
With data collected on smartphones, researchers find that obesity is more likely in countries with large gaps between the ‘step-poor’ and ‘step-rich.’