Is Low-Dose Lithium a Better Solution for Major Depression?
Some studies show it’s better than SSRIs—but there’s no incentive to invest in clinical trials.
Repurpose This Drug
How drugs that hit targets for depression and kidney disease could help people suffering physical pain.
Alex Zhavoronkov: Live Long and Prosper
The maniacally focused founder of Insilico Medicine is going all in on AI to discover new medicines and extend lifespan.
Reproducibility in Clinical Trials is Like Trying to Catch a Rabbit by the Tail
Scientists are not routinely sloppy, clinicians don’t usually cheat, and clinical research is generally well designed. So why is it so hard to reproduce results?
Surprising new science on the benefits of heat therapy for peak-performing athletes—and people in hospitals.
Perspective: The Human Immunome Project is the Next Big Leap
An insider’s view of the effort to decode and model the entire immune system.
New Tech for Gene Therapy Could Advance Longevity
Maybe the science is finally catching up with BioViva CEO Elizabeth Parrish.
More At-Home Tests Are Heading Your Way
A new wave of spit-and-swab home testing kits promises to give individuals more control over their own health.
Perspective: Should I Get the New COVID-19 Bivalent Booster?
Our writer unpacks the data behind the new vaccines and wonders what happened to nuance in the CDC’s recommendations.