Arlene Weintraub is a science journalist and author with 20 years of experience writing about healthcare, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.
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Algorithms Calculate a Couple's Chances of Having a Baby via IVF ...
A California startup says its at-home test could help couples decide if the fertility treatment is worth trying.
Drug Targets Lupus by Tricking Immune System | MIT Technology ...
A new approach shows early promise in fighting the devastating disease.
Extending the Life of Donated Organs | MIT Technology Review
An experimental solution could buy time for transplant patients.
Insulin in a Pill | MIT Technology Review
A drugmaker is testing an alternative to diabetes injections, but many sizable hurdles remain.
Predicting How Long You'll Live | MIT Technology Review
To price insurance policies and calculate retirement benefits more accurately, a new breed of life-span modelers is turning to personal data about who you are and how you live your life.
Startup Targets Genes Tied to Heart Disease | MIT Technology Review
A company working on drugs for genetic heart disease is among several tying therapies to genes.
Stealth DNA May Control Aging | MIT Technology Review
Research on Amish people reveals a link between a rare genetic pattern and healthy aging.
Targeting a Master Regulator of Disease | MIT Technology Review
Drugmakers place big bets on the emerging science of microRNA.
Tiny Drill Attacks Tough Tumors | MIT Technology Review
A new approach to treating bone cancer is being tested in pet dogs.
Training Computers to Combat Blindness | MIT Technology Review
Web-connected cameras may help doctors detect a common eye disease.