It has long been considered unethical to include pregnant women in clinical trials, so doctors don’t know whether many common medicines are safe for them.
A pilot study is investigating how the drug could affect social anxiety in autistic adults.
Researchers are trying to crack the holy grail of sexual health with an anti-HIV microbicide ring.
A group of scientists wants to run human trials to see if a diabetes medication could also reduce age-related diseases.
Some swear by Helminthic therapy, infesting themselves with parasitic worms to treat autoimmune and inflammatory conditions—except the treatment is far from doctor approved.
The Medical Cannabis Bike Tour is raising funds for a trial in humans looking at whether cannabinoids can help treat brain cancer.
Vice President Joe Biden’s eldest son died last Saturday at age 46 after a battle with brain cancer, and President Barack Obama and others gathered today in Washington for the funeral.
Soon it will be a lot harder for drug companies to hide bad trial results, at least in the EU.
Including both sexes in preclinical and clinical research doesn't only help women; it helps men, too.
New algorithms can quickly adjust electrical signals needed for complex movement, such as walking.