News

Linkage between evolution of pregnancy and cancer spread explained

November 26, 2019
In humans, the placenta invades the wall of the uterus in much the same way that cancer cells invade the surrounding tissues at the outset of metastasis.

New model for predicting kidney injury after common heart procedure

November 22, 2019
Exposure to contrast agents during angioplasty puts patients at risk of kidney damage. Yale researchers have developed a tool to minimize that risk.

Kline renovation will mark ‘re-envisioning of how we work on Science Hill’

November 20, 2019
A top-to-bottom renovation of the Science Hill landmark will be completed in summer 2022, with new, improved facilities for math, science, and physics research.

In a neighborhood near you: Yale’s new provost

November 20, 2019
In his first extended remarks as incoming provost on Nov. 15, Scott Strobel affirmed his commitment to learning about Yale’s ‘constellation’ of neighborhoods.

Jeffrey Brock appointed the Zhao and Ji Professor of Mathematics

November 20, 2019
Brock focuses his research on low-dimensional geometry and topology, particularly hyperbolic geometry.

Ketogenic diet helps tame flu virus

November 15, 2019
Mice fed a ketogenic — or very low-carb — diet were better able to combat the flu virus than mice fed food high in carbohydrates, according to a new Yale study.

Yale study provides insights into how fibrosis progresses in the human lung

November 14, 2019
A Yale study provides the first computational model of disease progression in the idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis lung — and a novel way to explore this model.