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July 14, 2021
Patrick L. Holland, who has made key contributions to the field of inorganic chemistry, has been appointed the Conkey P. Whitehead Professor of Chemistry. He is a member of...
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July 13, 2021
Yale researchers William Jorgensen and Karen Anderson used a combination of X-rays and computers to target the main SARS-CoV-2 protease, a key enzyme that plays a vital role...
Ligands
July 8, 2021
The treatment of disease through precision medicine requires novel research not only at the molecular level, but also on human, animal, and plant cells. Six expert chemists,...
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July 7, 2021
Stacy Malaker is all about putting in the work. It’s true in sports, which she loves; it’s true in every job she’s had since high school; and it’s true in her chemistry lab...
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June 7, 2021
Yale researchers across a range of disciplines are coming together to explore the important role of microbial metabolites in our microbiota – the trillions of bacterial cells...
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May 19, 2021
Some of Qusay Omran’s fondest memories of his undergraduate experience are the impromptu meals he enjoyed with friends in Berkeley College’s dining hall.  “There was...
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May 10, 2021
Eighteen Yale College juniors, including Chemistry major Daniel Chabeda, received honors from the Council of the Heads of Colleges in recognition of their scholarship,...
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May 4, 2021
This year’s All Points West symposium was led by West Campus trainees, including Yale Chemistry students Sarah Ostresh, Jennifer Troiano, and Tayah Turocy. The event...
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April 5, 2021
It’s not often that a breakthrough in sustainable chemistry is influenced by a fan letter. Yet that’s what happened for Yale chemist Hailiang Wang, whose lab creates small-...
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March 12, 2021
It’s just possible that artificial photosynthesis is right around the corner. Photosynthesis is the natural process by which sunlight splits water molecules into oxygen,...
November 19, 2020
Robert Crabtree, Conkey P. Whitehead Professor of Chemistry, Craig Crews, John C. Malone Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology and Professor of...
October 27, 2020
On Tuesday, November 10, the department will hold a symposium in celebration of women’s contributions to chemistry and the history of women chemists at Yale. Details...
October 20, 2020
Please join us in congratulating Craig Crews, John C. Malone Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, and Professor of Chemistry, of Pharmacology, and of...