February 2019 News

New YSPH associate dean for research talks about vision

February 18, 2019
Melinda Irwin discusses her plans and priorities as the School of Public Health’s first ever associate dean for research.

Study finds wide variation between human cell lines used for research

February 18, 2019
More than 70% of researchers fail to reproduce scientists’ experiments — one reason may lie in the significant differences in cell lines used by different labs.

Versatile drug may protect baby from hazards of intraamniotic infections

February 15, 2019
The drug N-acetylcysteine has been shown to decrease mortality and short-term neonatal morbidity in pregnancies complicated by infections or inflammation.

Women and health: the heart of the matter

February 15, 2019
Women’s Health Research at Yale Director Carolyn Mazure spoke at the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” event at The New Haven Lawn Club on Feb. 7.

Improved RNA data visualization method gets to the bigger picture faster

February 14, 2019
FIt-SNE, an accelerated version of t-distributed Stochastic Neighborhood Embedding, will aid researchers in developmental biology, neurology, and other fields.

From heart to heart, improving wellness through cardiovascular research

February 12, 2019
Through clinical practice at Yale Medicine and research at the School of Medicine, Yale is advancing the cardiovascular health and wellness every day.

Map charts Yale’s international alumni, research, and education programs

February 12, 2019
The Global Engagements Map is a visual representation of Yale’s connections — through the work of students, faculty, and alumni — around the world.