Apple launches mobile platform for biomedical research

Tech giant Apple has launched ResearchKit, an iPhone-based platform that researchers can use to design and administer app-based studies.

New method brings regenerative medicine closer to reality

Researchers have created a novel technique that lays down the groundwork for major advances in regenerative medicine, drug screening and biomedical research.

US to reduce chimpanzees` use in research

The US government has said it will substantially reduce the use of chimpanzees in biomedical research and send into retirement most of the 360 chimpanzees it currently owns or supports.