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Positive attitudes about aging reduce risk of dementia in older adults

February 7, 2018
Even in older adults with a high genetic risk for developing dementia, a positive attitude toward aging can reduce the risk of developing it by nearly 50%.

Two Yale teams awarded BioScience Pipeline grants for cancer-fighting tech

February 2, 2018
Founded in 2015, the BioScience Pipeline program enhances biomedical commercialization by providing milestone-based funding of up to $30,000 per project.

Yale Science Building reaches for new heights

February 2, 2018
Slated for completion in 2019, the building was “topped off” in a ceremony including President Salovey and Vice Provost for Research Peter Schiffer on Jan. 31.

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.

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).