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April 1, 2022
More than 60% of all drugs, including antibiotics and cancer treatments, are derived from natural products in the form of small molecules encoded by metabolic genes. These...
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March 30, 2022
March is Women’s History Month, a time dedicated to observing and celebrating the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. Among these...
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March 29, 2022
As Chemistry’s longest-serving staff member, Kelly Kellerman has dug her hands into almost every aspect of administration. She’s worked in academics, finance,...
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March 15, 2022
Victor Batista, one of the world’s most distinguished theoretical chemists, has been appointed the John Gamble Kirkwood Professor of Chemistry, effective immediately. Batista...
February 28, 2022
There’s a hidden universe of small molecules — and by mapping that universe, chemical biologist Jason Crawford reveals how molecules and microbes might hold the keys to...
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February 28, 2022
Prospective students joined the Yale Chemistry community on Feb. 10 –  11 to learn about the research program and campus life at the much anticipated ‘Visiting Days’ event....
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February 28, 2022
Esther A.H. Hopkins ‘67 Ph.D., whose passion for science, advocacy for environmental justice, and commitment to her community made her an admired chemist, environmental...
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February 27, 2022
Nicole Gibbs knew she wanted to work in science after taking a Yale anatomy class through the Anatomy Teaching Program, a partnership between Yale University and Hill...
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February 15, 2022
Two Yale faculty members, economist Mira Frick and chemist Sarah Slavoff, have been awarded prestigious Sloan Research Fellowships. The two-year, $75,000 fellowships are...