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Moderna hasn’t yet gotten the nod to offer its vaccine to teens but is studying lower doses in younger children while it...

  • Moderna said that a low dose of its Covid-19 vaccine is safe and appears to work in 6- to 11-year-olds, as the manufacturer joins its rival Pfizer in moving toward expanding shots to children. https://t.co/HQ5QjHAeeU - view on twitter

In research on mouse models of cancer, scientists developed CAR-T cells that only activate when hit with...

“We’re making transparency easy for sponsors and researchers and saving them time,” said Juliet Tizzard of the Health Research...

  • The U.K. government will automatically register new studies with an independent registry, a move that is designed to lessen reliance on companies, universities, and researchers for up-to-date submissions. https://t.co/H5Se8OGX5K - view on twitter

Illumina is planning to launch Galleri, the much-hyped cancer detection test from liquid biopsy company Grail, in Asia and...

  • Sequencing company Illumina is planning to launch Galleri — the much-hyped cancer detection test from liquid biopsy company Grail, which it acquired in August — in Asian and African countries. https://t.co/NLfKTQbu3u - view on twitter

A bottle of the room spray sold at Walmart was found to contain bacteria that causes melioidosis, a serious, sometimes fatal...

  • Four cases of a serious, sometimes fatal infection called melioidosis that have bedeviled public health investigators for months appear to have been linked to an aromatherapy room spray sold at Walmart. https://t.co/E5SmsFwWRE - view on twitter

23andMe plans to acquire the telehealth startup Lemonaid, a move that raises questions about its chances in a highly competitive...

Boston-based research teams also found that pregnant and lactating women mount robust antibody responses to both vaccination and...

  • “What’s striking here is that the mothers who are carrying male babies have much lower levels of antibodies to the coronavirus." Sex of the fetus influences the mother’s response to Covid-19 infection https://t.co/aUqsXM1Yzu - view on twitter

A new book, “The Genome Defense,” provides a front-row seat to the courtroom drama that would upend three decades of federal IP...

A year after the launch of Amazon Pharmacy, it remains unclear how the company will carve out its share of an increasingly crowded...

Health systems are launching tech products that compete with those of health records giants like Epic and...