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Brain scans show why some type 1 diabetics miss low blood sugar cues

February 1, 2018
In non-diabetic adults, low blood sugar causes changes in key regions of the brain that are linked to decision making. Not so for many diabetics.

New YSM center formed to support biomedical data science

February 1, 2018
The the Yale Center for Biomedical Data Science will aim to strengthen Yale’s ability to investigate large-scale biological and medical problems.

Bad news? No worries for those we like, says new study

February 1, 2018
Optimism about the future of others is widespread even in the face of bad news — at least if the person is someone we care about (or think we might like).

Study: Geoengineering could imperil most animal groups

January 26, 2018
Geoengineering, or the process of reflecting sunlight away from the earth in order to combat climate change, may do as much harm as good, says new research.

Yale-UConn accelerator puts Connecticut on the biotech map

January 26, 2018
PITCH, a state-funded partnership between Yale and UConn, aims to accelerate the transition from research funding to new clinical treatments.

Study: Abuse and neglect during childbirth common among Jordanian women

January 25, 2018
A new study led by YSPH’s Kaveh Khoshnood, the first of its kind, has found that 32% of Jordanian women report neglect and 37% verbal abuse during childbirth.

Yale researchers propose new ways to select patients for clinical trials

January 25, 2018
In a new study, Yale Cancer Center investigators find that improving models to assess patient risk for breast cancer can result in better trials and results.