Long term cannabis use is harming the brain, says researchers. The study presents evidence to suggest that long-term use of either cannabis or cannabis-based drugs impairs memory.
Genomics will change what patients expect from their provider, as well as change how physicians treat them. Before this happens, education on both sides is needed. This month we look at some of the big talking points.
Elementary cytoskeleton protein is different in parasites and represents a starting point for a possible new therapy against malaria infections.
The strengths of blockchain technologies could help address the weaknesses of health care systems to store and secure medical records.
Clinical trials involving probiotics are failing to report on the safety and harms of these treatments.
Melanoma is it’s treatable if caught early enough. And a new blood test might be able to help with faster and easier diagnosis. Here’s what has to happen for the test to reach clinics:
The debate about the pros and cons of genetically screening embryos is deeply entrenched. Perhaps we should let couples decide?
Scientists have discovered that CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing can cause greater genetic damage in cells than was previously thought.
Verge Genomics, the drug discovery startup we recently featured in our Top 5 Startups Disrupting Healthcare, has raised $32 million in Series A financing.