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Methadone treatment in prison improves behavior, post-release outcomes

January 24, 2018
New research from YSM finds that drug treatment in prison leads to fewer disciplinary actions, and decreases the likelihood of relapse after release.

Isoplexis takes on cancer, one cell at a time

January 22, 2018
Co-founded by Yale’s Rong Fan and Sean Mackay ‘14, the biotech startup is dedicated to fighting cancer and other diseases by improving detection systems.

Implementation science program opens to applications, receives more funding

January 12, 2018
The Yale Scholars in Implementation Science career program has received an additional $1 million in NIH grant funding. Applications are open through Feb. 14.

Sarbani Basu wins 2018 George Ellery Hale Prize

January 11, 2018
The chair of Yale’s astronomy department, Basu was awarded the prize by the American Astronomical Society for her work studying solar oscillations.

Black holes, gravitational waves take Yale prof to NASA’s LISA mission

January 9, 2018
Professor of astronomy and physics Priyamvada Natarajan will participate in the research mission, scheduled for the early 2030s.

Research suggests ways to help mentally ill in Ghana’s prayer camps

January 9, 2018
Developed by a partnership between researchers at the University of Ghana and Yale, the study aims to improve conditions for Ghanaians with schizophrenia.

Yale School of Medicine enhances its cytometry capabilities

January 9, 2018
Yale is now one of the first U.S. centers to adopt a technology that reveals far more than past methods about the cellular compositions of specimens.