Female scientists could be losing ground as a result of research funding review methods that favor men, two Stanford researchers say.
Scientists have created an algorithm that works to generate and refine DNA sequences that are likely to code for antimicrobial proteins.
If you happened to have dropped by the Apple Store in downtown San Francisco Monday evening, you might have caught sight of something out of …
Brain cells called oligodendrocytes supply insulation by wrapping neurons in multiple layers of fatty extensions, preserving signal strength and markedly speeding up transmission. But studying these cells in culture has been virtually impossible -- until now.
The health sector should focus on consumer needs to better harness the promise of digital technology, writes a Stanford Medicine professor and a colleague.
Being treated by kind, warm physicians can demonstrably improve patient health, Stanford social psychologists have found.
Stanford researchers have discovered a compound that reduces the symptoms of heart failure after a heart attack in initial animal tests.
Dean Lloyd Minor discusses findings of Stanford Medicine's recently released Health Trends Report.
Artificial intelligence tied to a wearable heart monitor has shown potential to help diagnose irregular heart rhythms, new research shows.
A new approach to identifying the factors linked to poverty could help researchers identify ways to prevent it.
An interdisciplinary team of Stanford researchers have developed a implantable, biodegradable, wireless and battery-free blood flow sensor.
The top Stanford Medicine magazine stories of 2018 tell of technological advances and possible dangers.
A look at a new type of behavioral therapy designed to help children with autism understand emotions and interact better with others.
A study is examining whether a smartwatch can accurately detect irregular health rhythms, including atrial fibrillation, in wearers.
The Stanford Medicine 2018 Health Trends Report found that an explosion of data in medicine is democratizing health care.
Two leaders of Stanford’s Presence Center — Abraham Verghese and Sonoo Thadaney Israni — explore how AI can enhance the human side of patient care.