May 7, 2015
Alexion, which has one drug on the market, is purchasing Synageva, which has none.
Apr 11, 2014
It was a rough week for tech and bio-tech stocks.
Sep 19, 2013
The tech giant aims to study the biology behind the process of aging.
Apr 22, 2013
Researchers at the University of Texas are working on a way to produce mass quantities of nanocellulose -- a non-toxic construction and engineering material that's strong, saves trees, and could help reduce greenhouse gases.
Apr 3, 2013
Monsanto reports earnings and a lot of the company’s growth is based on Latin America.
Mar 15, 2013
Science fiction loves the merger of the human body and machine. In mid-March 2013, what's the status of the merger? Will Oremus, a writer for Slate who has been working on a series about using tech to build better people, joins Marketplace Tech host David Brancaccio to explain how far we've come and where we are headed.
Mar 1, 2013
A lab at Duke University has taken us one step closer to mind-melding, using rats.
Feb 8, 2013
How will health care be transformed by smart devices, continuous patient monitoring, and tele-medicine?
Dec 30, 2012
Molly Wood of CNET gives her tech predictions for 2013, and Professor Andrew Schwartz describes research that helped a paraplegic woman control a robot arm with a brain implant.