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Collaboration of health care and social services may decrease medical costs

October 6, 2017
A Yale study finds that strengthening and better integrating social services with health care for people in need may improve health outcomes and reduce costs.

Nikhil Malvankar receives NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

October 5, 2017
Yale scientist Nikhil Malvankar has been named a recipient of a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award.

SOM Insights: Why consumers prefer products made by mistake

October 4, 2017
New research by SOM professor Taly Reich and her collaborators suggests that revealing mistakes in products can enhance consumer preference.

Mystery of breast cancer risk gene solved, 20 years after its discovery

October 4, 2017
Yale scientists have pinpointed the molecular mechanism that allows mutations in the gene that predisposes women to breast cancer.

Yale to train scientists in entrepreneurship to help combat drug crisis

October 2, 2017
An interdisciplinary team at Yale will train substance abuse researchers from across the country in entrepreneurship beginning next Spring.

Orthobiologics uses injured cheerleader’s stem cells to speed her recovery

October 2, 2017
Orthobiologics is a therapy that uses natural substances found in the body to help injuries heal faster and typically better.

Study: Humanitarian program benefits mental health of Syrian refugee youth

October 2, 2017
A new study demonstrates that an eight-week humanitarian intervention can improve the mental health of individuals affected by Syria’s war.