Detecting biofilms can better diagnose and treat chronic ear infections
Medical Sciences advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease, but they also help us prevent disease in the first place. Too numerous to name, the medical sciences continuously make miraculous breakthroughs that extend lifetimes and expand our ability to experience life.
The cure for a serious heart condition could be found with the help of research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Bioengineers create new medical bandage for the sensitive skin of newborns and elderly patients.
Opening up the possibility of eliminating surgery in order to replace batteries
The use of gene therapy to cure diseases like cancer could become reality with the help of a tool developed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
The Walk Again Project has built an exoskeleton that will allow paraplegics to walk again
This 3-D animation explores the role of the gut mucosa in the immune response
Google Glass adaptation opens the universe to deaf students
StemCellShorts is a series of succinct, animated videos that introduce basic concepts in stem cell research.
Peter Agre is a 2003 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry. He is also the Director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute and a professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
A type of stem cell that morphs into fat cells may hold secrets to reducing obesity, a major public health problem.
In this week's episode we discover the earliest and most primitive pterodactyloid. We learn about a new device for diagnosing pancreatic cancer. We study the cougars' diet and finally we explore a science & engineering festival.
How two unlikely microbes (that don't even have brains) led to the development of one of today's most promising brain research techniques--which is being used to study many diseases including schizophrenia and Parkinson's.
Researchers are developing this infusion micropump prototype into a manufacturable device
A good disguise enables the nanosponge to soak up toxins from drug-resistant infections or poisons
Juggling may sound like mere entertainment, but a study led by Johns Hopkins engineers has used this circus skill to gather critical clues about how vision and the sense of touch help control the way humans and animals move their limbs in a repetitive way, such as in running.
Explore the latest discoveries in neuroscience, including those resulting from the BRAIN Initiative
Scientists: The connectivity of the brain exhibits a more grid-like structure
In this week's episode we discover hidden dangers in crib mattresses. We learn about a new stretchable antenna for wearable health monitoring devices. We study the dynamics of deep Earth and finally we explore Antarctic ice sheets from above.
The floating golden sphere, bristling with corkscrew strands of RNA, drifts majestically toward the jostling lipid bilayer that surrounds a cell