Medical research

A breath of fresh air keeps drug-producing cells alive longer

In 2021, a Northwestern University-led research team began working to develop an implantable "living pharmacy" to control the human body's sleep/wake cycles. Now, the researchers have completed a major step toward achieving ...


FDA approves lung preservation machine (Update)

Federal health regulators have approved a novel device that can preserve donated lungs outside the body for possible transplantation into critically ill patients.