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Exploring the Microbiome

The recently-completed Human Microbiome Project is revealing important new information about the diverse bacteria that colonize the human body and contribute to its function.

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The Politics of FDA Approval

A recent FDA admission about the wrongful approval of a knee implant has sparked controversy about the agency’s priorities: how can it balance safety with efficiency?

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Copy, Paste, Print…Kidney?

The past decade has seen several advances in the technique and speed of regenerative medicine, the use of living cells to grow new organs for transplant.

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