January 2019 News

Serendipitous meeting leads to new insights into Fanconi anemia

January 28, 2019
A chance exchange between two Yale scientists has led to new insight into the causes of a rare but devastating childhood disease.

Genetically sequencing DNA could yield patient care insights

January 25, 2019
Mapping DNA from thousands of participants will likely expand our knowledge about genetic risk, says Yale Medicine’s Dr. Michael Murray.

YSPH researchers awarded more than $9.4 million in grants

January 25, 2019
Trace Kershaw, Judith Lichtman, John Pachankis have received the combined total for research on cell phones, stroke disparities, and HIV transmission.

Yale quantum computing startup Quantum Circuits Inc. opens lab in New Haven

January 24, 2019
The quantum computing startup opened its 6,000 square foot New Haven facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Governor Ned Lamont and others.

Yale psychologists find that adults take girls’ pain less seriously

January 24, 2019
When gauging how much pain a child is in based on their observation of reactions to a finger-stick, American adults believe boys to be in more pain than girls.

This galaxy is no match for a hungry cluster

January 24, 2019
Thanks to the Hubble telescope, Yale astronomers were able to witness a new galaxy devoured by a nearby galaxy cluster — a drama over 300 millions years old.

Leasing space at 100 College St., Yale connects medical, central campuses

January 24, 2019
The downtown New Haven space will be used in support of the initiatives recommended by the University Science Strategy Committee and other academic priorities.