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To think that within the foreseeable future (how soon is surely a key question) the possibility of tapping the human genome to unlock the door …

My mother was a New Deal Democrat. She grew up in the Depression and always revered Franklin D. Roosevelt for rebuilding the nation after its …

Update 04/23/10: Last night Rebecca Skloot sent a tweet to @sumedicine about our post: Henrietta's case is different in many ways, but the research done …

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In my latest 1:2:1 podcast, I talk about an issue plaguing academic medicine: the disappearance of the physician-scientist. In the introduction to a new book, …

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof opined on Thursday that toxins could be contributing causes to autism. He cited an article (registration required) in the …

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The headline - "Public Option Support Surging in Senate" - sounded so last fall. But there it was last week on Huffington Post, detailing an …

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