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Listen to the Sounds of Knees Cracking

Eavesdropping on the creaks and groans of an athlete’s knee could help doctors track healing after injury or surgery.

August 19, 2016 — Benjamin Meyers and Christopher Intagliata

The New Allergy Shot

Allergens hidden inside nanoparticles make allergy shots safer and more effective, new study shows

August 1, 2016 — Monique Brouillette

Can You Teach Old Drugs New Tricks?

As drug development costs skyrocket, researchers look to repurpose older ones—even some that failed earlier trials 

June 15, 2016 — Nicola Nosengo and Nature magazine