August 1, 2013|
August 2013's selection of notable quotes
July 11, 2013|
Myriad Genetics, the company originally behind tests for the cancer-associated BRCA mutations, is suing two competitors for patent infringement.
July 1, 2013|
Denial, Probably Approximately Correct, Permanent Present Tense, and Against Their Will
June 24, 2013|
Memory loss in healthy older adults is on the rise, as are preventive treatments—but there is little evidence that these remedies are effective.
June 21, 2013|
On the gene patent decision; a high-res human brain model; bats’ influence on moths mating calls; toxicants threaten brain health; platelet-driven immunity
June 20, 2013|
Scientists create BigBrain—an ultrahigh resolution 3–D model of the human think-box.
June 18, 2013|
Last week’s Supreme Court decision to invalidate patents on human genes was a win for patients, independent researchers, and even the wider biotech industry.
June 17, 2013|
Investment in brain research should aim at protecting the brains of the future from harmful environmental pollutants.
June 13, 2013|
The Justices have decided that isolated sequences of human DNA are not eligible for patent protection, but rules that artificial sequences can be patented.
June 10, 2013|
Controlling computers with the mind and learning motor skills rely on a similar set of brain regions.