Dixit, Frenkel, and Spiegelman appointed to endowed chairs
Three Yale faculty members — Vishwa Deep Dixit, Igor Frenkel, and Donna Spiegelman — were appointed to endowed professorships.
New compound targets drug-resistant HIV mutants
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
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
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
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
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
Naftali Kaminski is accelerating his research into idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis thanks to a gift from the venture philanthropy group Three Lakes Partners.