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Dixit, Frenkel, and Spiegelman appointed to endowed chairs

July 26, 2018
Three Yale faculty members — Vishwa Deep Dixit, Igor Frenkel, and Donna Spiegelman — were appointed to endowed professorships.

New compound targets drug-resistant HIV mutants

July 25, 2018
Deterioration in the effectiveness of antiretroviral HIV therapies could be countered with new compounds that inhibit the function of a specific viral enzyme.

Four faculty members named as Sterling Professors

July 23, 2018
Nicholas Christakis, Anna Marie Pyle, Daniel Spielman, and Ruth Bernard Yeazell were appointed as Sterling Professors.

A close look at the microbes that thrive in air conditioning

July 20, 2018
Due to a combination of moisture and fluctuating temperatures, A/C units are ideal hosts for microbes — from the benign to those that can cause major illness.

Yale scientists probe ‘magical’ royal jelly for clues to control cancer

July 20, 2018
Tapping into a fresh source from beehives on West Campus, researchers are now exploring how royal jelly might affect cell signaling and growth in cancer cells.

Yale’s Minja bringing interventional radiology training to Tanzania

July 17, 2018
A native Tanzanian, YSM’s Dr. Frank Minja is working to improve the country’s quality of care through improved medical imaging, training, and teamwork.

Devastating disease of the lung is a new research gift’s focus

July 16, 2018
Naftali Kaminski is accelerating his research into idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis thanks to a gift from the venture philanthropy group Three Lakes Partners.