Genetic risk profile predicts survival for people with severe lung disease
An international Yale-led research team has shown that a risk profile based on 52 genes accurately predicts survival for patients with a severe lung disease.
Scientist Joann Sweasy awarded Postdoctoral Mentoring Prize
Sweasy, the Ensign Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and professor of genetics, is honored for her strong advocacy for those working in her lab.
Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale enters its second year
Faculty can receive funding and support to turn their research into commercial opportunity as the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale enters its second year.
Study uncovers markers for severe form of multiple sclerosis
Scientists have uncovered two molecules involved in cell communication and movement that may explain why some people develop progressive multiple sclerosis.
Americans vastly overestimate progress toward racial economic equality
Americans appear profoundly unaware of the vast economic inequality that persists between black and white Americans in contemporary society.
Yale experts explain what parents should know about pediatric obesity
There are multiple factors that contribute to childhood obesity, including a clear genetic component, say two Yale experts.
Science editor to discuss writing about research for the general public
Alumnus David Grimm of Science magazine will present a talk titled “Stop Talking Like a Scientist” on Sept. 20 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.