Scientists build microscopic nano-machines that can drill holes and destroy cancer cells in a test tube.
Spanish scientist Francis Mojica receives a prestigious award for his discoveries regarding CRISPR/Cas9, a new and promising genome-editing technique.
Researchers discover neurons that mediate the early stages of aggressive behaviour in the mouse brain.
No centre for mental bias exists in the brain, research finds. Instead, the same areas process information more slowly when falling into a bias.
Little is known about the genetic alterations behind many rare diseases affecting children. The sequencing and comparison of thousands of genomes, provided by genomic donators, proved to be helpful, according to a new study.
What do people think about novel technologies aimed at enhancing brain function? Neuroscientists, legal experts, entrepreneurs and the wider audience will discuss the societal and ethical implications of them, as part of a European project on responsible research and innovation.
Scientists discover that novel stimuli activate brain regions involved in the neural coding of pleasure, which explains why curiosity is such an important trigger of learning.