Sean Parker is partnering with the Cancer Research Institute to find a cancer vaccine

Cancerous tumors carry certain genetic markers called neoantigens and Facebook billionaire Sean Parker wants to use algorithms to find them. To do so, the Sean Parker Institute for...

Siren Care makes a “smart” sock to track diabetic health

Diabetic health tracking startup Siren Care has created smart socks that use temperature sensors to detect inflammation — and therefore injury — in realtime for diabetics. Co-founder Ran Ma was working...

Chinese scientists CRISPR a human for the first time

A group of Chinese scientists just injected a human being with cells genetically edited using CRISPR-Cas9 technology. This is the first time CRISPR has been...

Gut health startup uBiome raised $22 million and is launching a DNA test for...

There are a lot of startups looking at your DNA these days but uBiome stands out as unique among them for testing the DNA of...

Scientists made babies from mouse skin cells

A group of Japanese scientists from Kyushu University has successfully turned mouse skin cells into baby mice without the use of egg cells. The technology skips over...

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Google unveils AI-powered Pixel phone: 4 big takeaways

On Tuesday, Google unveiled its newest Android phone, Pixel, with built-in Google Assistant, along with a Daydream View VR headset and a new...