Articles by

Max G. Levy

These Nanobots Can Swim Around a Wound and Kill Bacteria

Next, they proved that the bots could swim. In test tubes containing urea, the microbots reached speeds...

This Blood Test Detects Cancer in Dogs. But Do You Want to Know?

This algorithm has been designed to spot these genetic indicators across many dog breeds with different forms...

Drones Have Transformed Blood Delivery in Rwanda

Almost immediately, her data revealed that drones beat cars. Delivery times vary by distance, but drones consistently...

The War in Ukraine Is a Reproductive Health Crisis for Millions

Medication is now hard, if not impossible, to access because supplies have been depleted or destroyed and...

To Test Cancer Drugs, These Scientists Grew ‘Avatars’ of Tumors

The patient went into complete remission for nearly five months. But about eight months after she started...

This Plastic Dot Sniffs Out Infections Doctors Can’t See

Scientists consider between 100,000 and 1 million cells per gram to be an important threshold for bacteria...

A Twist on Stem Cell Transplants Could Help Blood Cancer Patients

“It’s exciting that we could do it,” says Shlomchik.“This is an important first step,” agrees Nelson Chao,...

The Brutal Reason Some Primates Are Born a Weird Color

The first thing you might notice about the Delacour’s langur is its color. It’s got a jet...