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Artificial pancreas to manage type 1 diabetes gets a trial run

September 13, 2017
A Yale-led clinical trial is testing an “artificial pancreas,” a hybrid closed-loop system of blood sugar monitoring and insulin delivery.

Lower Thyroid Stimulating Hormone levels elevate risk of thyroid cancer

September 13, 2017
There is an increased risk of thyroid cancer associated with lower-than-normal thyroid hormone levels, according to a Yale-led study.

Peabody exhibit explores migrations of Yellowstone wildlife

September 13, 2017
“Invisible Boundaries,” exploring the migrations of animals in and around Yellowstone Park will be on view Sept. 16–March 25 at the Yale Peabody Museum.

Brain science: finding secrets in century-old brains

September 13, 2017
The father of neurosurgery, Yale’s Dr. Harvey Cushing, left a remarkable gift to science. Now his collection of brains is being used for active research.

Study identifies blood vessel as a therapeutic target for diabetes

September 13, 2017
In a new Yale-led study, researchers have identified a role of a secreted protein, apelin, in regulating the transfer of fatty acids across blood vessels.

Study explains why myasthenia patients relapse after treatment

September 7, 2017
A new Yale-led study helps explain why some myasthenia gravis (MG) patients relapse after initially responding to a drug called rituximab.

Career women optimistic about delayed childbearing despite lower fertility

September 6, 2017
Career women value pregnancy planning and believe they have a good chance of conceiving late in life with the help of reproductive technology, say researchers.