April 2019 News

Finally, another effective drug for kids and teens with type 2 diabetes

April 28, 2019
A new drug, liraglutide, will be “transformational” for youth with type 2 diabetes, according to new Yale-led research in the New England Journal of Medicine.

How inland waters ‘breathe’ carbon — and what it means for global systems

April 24, 2019
A new Yale study reveals important insights into the factors that influence the release of greenhouse gases from rivers and streams.

Meet Callichimaera perplexa, the platypus of crabs

April 24, 2019
The newly discovered species is the earliest example of a swimming arthropod with paddle-like legs since the extinction of sea scorpions 250 million years ago.

Study documents electoral corruption in Hungary

April 22, 2019
Yale political scientist Isabela Mares and her co-author have documented the first proof of electoral clientelism in a European Union state.

Behavioral disorders in kids with autism linked to lower brain connectivity

April 18, 2019
Researchers have found reduced connectivity between the amygdala and ventrolateral prefrontal cortex in children with autism who exhibit disruptive behavior.

Yale chemists take a closer look at the spot where water meets air

April 18, 2019
A new study co-led by Yale chemistry professor Mark Johnson offers a new level of insight into water’s most persistent chemical properties.

Yale team wins Impact Investing competition for second straight year

April 18, 2019
A Yale team took the top prize at the MBA Impact Investing Network & Training competition for a pitch involving a peer-to-peer electric vehicle charging app.