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Study: Antiretroviral therapy crucial in preventing non-Hodgkin lymphoma

March 20, 2019
A new study out of the Yale School of Public Health underscores the importance of T-cell count and viral load in developing cancer among those with HIV/AIDS.

Nicotine addiction from vaping is a bigger problem than teens realize

March 20, 2019
As the vaping epidemic continues, Yale Medicine researchers point to well-known health risks associated with nicotine.

Carolyn W. Slayman portrait unveiled on the 82nd anniversary of her birth

March 19, 2019
Alastair Adams painted the portrait of the late deputy dean for academic and scientific affairs at Yale School of Medicine. It was unveiled on March 11.

Scientists discover mechanics of asthmatic bronchial spasm

March 15, 2019
Using a microdevice that mimics physiological features of the bronchial airways, Yale scientists have discovered why these muscles can suddenly contract.

Since 1990s, heart attacks have become less deadly, frequent for Americans

March 15, 2019
Heart attack hospitalizations and 30-day heart attack mortality declined 38% and 12% respectively from 1995 to 2014, says a comprehensive new study.

Novel YSPH framework helps identify genes associated with disease

March 14, 2019
A powerful analytical tool called UTMOST, developed by Hongyu Zhao and colleagues, could allow researchers to design drugs that more effectively combat disease.

Yale’s Horwich co-recipient of prestigious German science prize

March 14, 2019
Arthur L. Horwich and Franz-Ulrich Hartl have been awarded the Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize for their work assisting protein folding in the cell.