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February 20, 2023
A home health aide aspires to become a physician-scientist so she can help ease her patient’s symptoms. Elsewhere, a young girl decides she wants to resurrect dinosaurs...
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February 15, 2023
Congratulations to Jon Ellman, Eugene Higgins Professor of Chemistry and professor of pharmacology, on receiving the Allan R. Day Award for his outstanding contributions to...
January 5, 2023
In a video, the father-son team of glassblowers in Yale’s Glass Shop discuss their rare craft and its critical role in supporting the university’s scientists. Since 1924 Yale...
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January 4, 2023
As a chemical biologist and glycobiologist, Stacy Malaker, assistant professor of chemistry, uses mass spectrometry to investigate the relationship between human disease and...
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December 21, 2022
A special symposium honoring the memory of Charles A. Schmuttenmaer was held on October 29 at the Sterling Chemistry Laboratory. Organized by Yale Chemistry Professors Gary...
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December 14, 2022
In March of 2020, students left for spring break and were told not to return to campus. The world was hit with an existential crisis – a global pandemic – the worst one since...
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November 30, 2022
The National Cancer Institute has selected a Yale-based start-up, Modifi Biosciences, for a $2.4 million fast-track Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Award to bring...
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November 30, 2022
Proteins are essential for all of life’s functions and most organisms rely on 21 amino acids encoded in DNA to construct them. However, a small group of microbes possess a...