A USC study shows medication could someday help the brain heal itself after a stroke, or even prevent damage following a blow to the head.
California Institute of Technology | Researching the Brain, Seeking Cures | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | University of Southern California
Caltech researchers have developed two new illusions that reveal how the senses can influence each other—in particular, how sound can give rise to visual illusions.
The development of an aggressive, early-onset form of colon cancer may come down to a single missing iron atom in a key DNA repair protein, according to researchers.
California Institute of Technology | University Research | University of Michigan | University of Southern California
A new test that identifies antibiotic-resistant bacteria in as little as 30 minutes could change the way antibiotics are prescribed and help reduce the spread of superbug bacteria
New research conducted at Caltech and UC San Francisco (UCSF) is suggesting that the key to curing multiple sclerosis (MS) could be hiding in an unlikely place—our excrement.
Caltech researchers have developed a new microchip for use in "smart pills" that may one day move through the body to diagnose and treat disease.
Engineers at Caltech have developed a smartphone app that can measure a key indicator of your heart's health, simply by placing the phone's camera against your neck.
Caltech chemists have figured out a new, more efficient way to create carbon-based fuels from carbon dioxide (CO2).
Energy Sources | California Institute of Technology | University Research | Research to Secure Our Energy Future
Caltech Engineers have created software capable of assessing audience reactions to a movie using the viewers' facial expressions.