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Can Analyzing Your Spit and Blood Make You a Better Athlete?

Maybe—but the science still has some catching up to do.


Software Can Now Predict If Some Patients Will Die Within a Year

The guesses were 20 percent more accurate than those made by physicians.


This USB-Sized Device Can Detect HIV in Under 30 Minutes

It brings the typical three-day wait for test results down to under half an hour.


Biotech Company Offers Fitness and Beauty-Focused Genetic Tests

This Boston-based biotech company has rolled out a variety of genetic test products.


VICE News Capsule - Wednesday, May 13

Another blogger murdered in Bangladesh for secular writings, the unintended consequence of adoption reform in Haiti, newly arrived migrants get confiscated knock-off shoes in southern Italy, and new test could transform cancer treatment.