Machine learning can create fake medical images and histories that look real. They may transform research.

Can medical AI on the battlefield make sound decisions about who lives or dies?

Policymakers call for algorithms in health care to become more transparent. But at what cost?

The idea of having computers design new therapies has slowly been gaining ground. In the COVID-19 crisis, it may have found its moment.

New speech analysis technologies can help diagnose mental illness. But they also raise troubling questions.

Hospitals get a step closer to conquering a deadly disease that most people have never heard of.

A metabolic slowdown would press pause on the body until surgeons can repair damage. How close is it to becoming a reality?

The human costs of amputation are sky high. A wave of innovation is working to keep patients intact.

Psychiatry is finding its footing with machine intelligence. New tools may dramatically help those who need it the most.

Machine intelligence takes a big step into the clinic, with a technology that helps identify patients with an elevated risk of breast cancer.