August 2018 News

As body mass index increases, blood pressure may as well

August 17, 2018
Body mass index is positively associated with blood pressure, according to the ongoing study of 1.7 million Chinese men and women.

The cure for chaotic lasers? More chaos, of course

August 16, 2018
A Yale-led research team has advanced the practical application of high-power lasers by taming their erratic pulsations and chaotic fluctuations.

Study reveals clue to glass mystery

August 16, 2018
New research into fictive temperatures may help to explain how the properties of metallic glasses depend on their transition from liquid to solid.

New HIV therapy reduces virus, boosts immunity in drug-resistant patients

August 15, 2018
Alongside existing HIV medications, treatment with the drug ibalizumab is a promising strategy for patients who have run out of effective treatment options.

Space-based tracker to give scientists a beyond-bird’s-eye-view of wildlife

August 14, 2018
Yale researchers will be among the first to make use of data gathered by the International Cooperation for Animal Research Using Space, or ICARUS.

Four YSM faculty members appointed to endowed professorships

August 13, 2018
Sabrina Diano, Valentina Greco, Dr. Eric Velazquez, and Dianqing Wu have been named as endowed professors in the Yale School of Medicine.

Grant links Yale to prestigious stroke clinical trial network

August 13, 2018
Yale has received a grant to support the Southern New England Partnership in Stroke Research, Innovation, and Treatment Coordinating Center in StrokeNet.