Articles by

Emily Mullin

A Bioengineered Cornea Shows It Can Improve People’s Sight

After their transplants, the researchers followed the volunteers for two years. They concluded that the implants were...

The Pigs Died. Then Scientists Revived Their Cells

The pigs had been dead for an hour. The cause: cardiac arrest. But six hours after researchers...

There’s a Monkeypox Testing Bottleneck

But while a monkeypox test already existed, it required lab workers to do each step by hand,...

California Wants to Make Cheap Insulin. Here’s How It Could Work

Earlier this month, California governor Gavin Newsom announced that the state would produce its own insulin in...

After Roe, Men Might Finally Get Better Birth Control

Phase 2 trials test a drug for both efficacy and safety, typically in hundreds of volunteers, and...

The Covid Virus Keeps Evolving. Why Haven't Vaccines?

On March 16, 2020, the first volunteer received a shot of Moderna’s then-experimental Covid-19 vaccine, just 63...

A New Kind of Genome Editing Is Here to Fine-Tune DNA

“We didn't see any indication of their drinking coming back to baseline, so we think that maybe...

Australia Moves Ahead Cautiously With '3-Parent IVF'

Australia’s cautious approach is similar to that of the UK, where Parliament voted to legalize mitochondrial donation...