Researchers Turn Book Into DNA Code
August 16, 2012, 4:09 am by Wall Street Journal
In the latest attempt to corral growing quantities of digital data, Harvard researchers encoded an entire book into the genetic molecules of DNA.
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Doubt Cast on Potential Alzheimer's Treatment
Wall Street Journal : May 23, 2013, 8:39 am
Four research teams have been unable to replicate a finding of a 2012 study that showed how an existing cancer drug reversed signs of Alzheimer's disease in the brains of mice.
Electronic Health Data Gaining Favor, HHS Says
Wall Street Journal : May 22, 2013, 12:09 pm
More than half of U.S. doctors have switched to electronic health records and are using them to manage patients' basic medical information and prescriptions.
FDA Panel Backs Merck Insomnia Drug
Wall Street Journal : May 22, 2013, 9:31 am
A federal advisory panel on Wednesday partly endorsed a proposed sleep drug from Merck, saying the product was effective and acceptably safe at lower starting doses.
Pfizer to Spin Off Remaining Zoetis Stake
Wall Street Journal : May 22, 2013, 9:15 am
Pfizer plans to shed its majority stake in animal-health company Zoetis, continuing Pfizer's efforts to its hone its focus on drugs and vaccines for humans.
Two States Seek Help to Start Health Exchanges
Wall Street Journal : May 22, 2013, 9:02 am
Two states that had planned to run health-insurance exchanges this fall are asking the federal government for help, a sign of the obstacles states face in carrying out a centerpiece of the