Diagnosing Alzheimer’s with diamonds and PET scans
Yale doctors have developed a novel way to scan Alzheimer’s patients which can determine whether a particular medication has potential to reverse brain damage.
Major research funding envisions eyesight restoration
A team of Yale researchers is working to develop advanced systems to produce digital sensory data that the brain decodes.
Recycling the rare earth metals of e-waste
Yale researchers have developed a technology that could recover valuable rare earth metals found in advanced electronics for reuse.
Quantum computing startup inspired by Yale expertise announces new funding
A startup founded by by scientists Michel Devoret, Luigi Frunzio, and Robert Schoelkopf, has raised $18 million to build the first useful quantum computer.
Study reveals how a very low calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes
If confirmed in people, the insight provides potential new drug targets for treating this common chronic disease.
Cellular clean-up can also sweep away forms of cancer
Two new research papers reinforce the benefits of a novel therapy that hijacks the cell’s own protein degradation machinery to destroy cancer cells.
Scanner or sandcastle? Making MRIs easy for kids
Staff in Yale Medicine’s Department of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging make getting an MRI a fun and fear-free experience for children.