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New university report recommends science priorities for the decade ahead

June 14, 2018
The University Science Strategy Committee has issued a report with recommendations to bolster Yale’s position as a leading global research university.

New platform will help create designer human proteins in the lab

June 13, 2018
A synthetic biology technique, developed by a team including Yale researchers, could help to understand the formation of diseases like cancer and Alzheimer’s.

New academic center to advance economic policy research

June 11, 2018
Named for the late James Tobin, the Tobin Center for Economic Policy at Yale will enhance Yale’s role in informing data-driven discussions of public policy.

New laser makes silicon ‘sing’

June 7, 2018
Yale scientists have created a new type of silicon laser that uses sound waves to amplify light. A study about the discovery appears in the journal Science.

Bacterial balancing act: Preserving diversity while on the move

June 5, 2018
Yale researchers have discovered a mechanism that allows colonies of E. coli to preserve individual differences, yet move in concert over large distances.

Drug to treat alcohol addiction also helps with suppression of HIV

June 4, 2018
Naltrexone — an FDA approved drug that treats alcohol addiction — has been shown to help people with HIV maintain or improve suppression of the virus.

Yale study tracks Title IX use across U.S. colleges and universities

June 1, 2018
The first of its kind, a new Yale study has found that Title IX has been mobilized in response to different issues — and increasingly frequently — over time.