The vaccine protects against a common disease but has generated controversy due to evidence it can increase the risk of severe infection in some people. 10:03 a.m.
The private sector is unwilling to take on the financial risk of developing new antibiotics, experts say, despite desperate needed. 9:59 a.m.
Known as a “nanoneedle,” the new device picks up on certain changes in electrical signals to identify people with ME/CFS. 10:51 a.m.
Erika Cheung joined Theranos fresh out of college as a “starry-eyed’’ 22-year-old chemist and biologist. Seven months later, she blew the whistle. 10:49 a.m.
Two surveys of female physicians show that “it’s hard” to work in the still-patriarchal health care system and that #MeToo has had only a small effect. 10:47 a.m.
The FBI has heard allegations that the microbiome startup engaged in improper practices involving billing codes and its relationships with physicians. 9:07 a.m.
Donated livers and other organs are a scarce resource. Individuals denied a transplant sometimes challenge the decision on constitutional grounds. 9:00 a.m.
Nils Lonberg didn’t win a Nobel Prize for developing some of the drugs that changed cancer medicine. But they might not have happened without him. 8:59 a.m.