The legislation will reshape the way FDA approves medicines
Bacteria that fight drugs called carbapenems show how easily microbes pick up medicine-defying traits
Flu forecasts within large metro areas like New York City might be improved by adding in data about the flow of commuters. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Investigators hope that a three-part protein that mimics a key part of HIV particularly well could lead to a long-awaited vaccine
Former pharma chief Martin Shkreli, criticized over high prices, first derided the students but now praises them
Tom Price has opposed abortion rights and embryonic stem cell research funding
Next generation of Trojan-horse drugs designed to minimize damage to healthy cells
Funding for the act, which aims to speed approval of new drugs and devices, may be in jeopardy
U.S. trade agency requires products say there is no scientific evidence for effectiveness
Enhancing the body's own immune system is leading to promising results in the battle against malignancy
The result could be a major setback for the strategy of attacking amyloid plaques
A low-fiber diet causes fiber-eating microbes to dwindle, opening up real estate for mucus munchers that make the intestine more vulnerable to infection. Christopher Intagliata reports.
National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins talks about the future of the NIH in light of the election.
A strain that emerged during the latest epidemic is able to enter human cells more easily—which means it’s more infectious, too. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Priorities at the NIH, the BRAIN Initiative, drug price controls and more initiatives could shift in major ways
The new president-elect will have to consider how to drive down health costs
Voters sent some strong signals on marijuana use and assisted suicide
The employee noticed a tear in protective clothing, and has been offered an experimental vaccine
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The drug-resistant fungus is often fatal and can be difficult to identify