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Johnson & Johnson to release trial data

Johnson & Johnson to release trial data

Katie Cooke July 1, 2014 0

Lack of transparency can hinder cooperation in clinical research. In conjunction with the Yale Open Data Access Project, Johnson & Johnson hopes to remedy this issue

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Decoding the Chemical Brain: The Newhouse lab’s unique approach to neuroscience

Decoding the Chemical Brain: The Newhouse lab’s unique approach to neuroscience

Jacob Allen July 1, 2014 0

Tim Newhouse, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, plans to uses neuroactive molecules from natural products to probe the mysterious mechanisms of memory and cognition in the brain

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Course offers hands-on science education

Course offers hands-on science education

Aparna Nathan July 1, 2014 0

The hands-on course “From Microbes to Molecules” is allowing budding student researchers to develop their skills in an integrated classroom/lab setting.

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i-HY Robot Hand Unveiled: A Minimalistic Design Suited to Unpredictable Environments

i-HY Robot Hand Unveiled: A Minimalistic Design Suited to Unpredictable Environments

Hayley Kolding July 1, 2014 0

A new robotic hand designed in part by Yale scientists has given engineers a firmer-than-ever grasp on the future of public-use robots. Featuring underactuation and a minimalistic design, the i-HY hand is sturdy, inexpensive

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A Tribute to Sherwin Nuland: In Memory of a Beloved Physician, Professor, and Mentor

A Tribute to Sherwin Nuland: In Memory of a Beloved Physician, Professor, and Mentor

Kevin Wang July 1, 2014 1

“A Personal Tribute” A remembrance is given to Dr. Sherwin Nuland, who died at 83 on March 3, 2014. Nuland was a surgeon, writer, and bioethicist who taught the freshman seminar History of

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Google grant encourages F&ES research

Google grant encourages F&ES research

Natalia Salinas July 1, 2014 0

The Google Earth Engine Research Award was presented to a team of F&ES researchers and Yale Professor Dr. Chadwick Oliver to facilitate their land stewardship work in Wyoming.

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Face Lifts for Skin Cells: Fast Cell Cycles Lead to Efficient Reprogramming

Face Lifts for Skin Cells: Fast Cell Cycles Lead to Efficient Reprogramming

Jacob Marks July 1, 2014 0

Yale Researcher Shangqin Guo finds that speeding up cells’ cycles increases the rate at which they reprogram to stem cells

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Text messages provide breastfeeding support

Text messages provide breastfeeding support

Shuncong Gu July 1, 2014 0

Smartphone technology is transforming breastfeeding counseling into a new era. A more cost-effective approach with more accessible information is under development

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Exploring Microbial Diversity: Exposure to Fungi Reduces Likelihood of Asthma

Exploring Microbial Diversity: Exposure to Fungi Reduces Likelihood of Asthma

Stephanie Mao July 1, 2014 0

A new study led by doctoral student Karen Dannemiller correlates low fungal diversity with an increased likelihood for asthma development in children

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Overcoming Friction with Nanoparticles

Overcoming Friction with Nanoparticles

Audrey Luo April 25, 2014 1

Imagine a miniature drone that fits on your fingertip, complete with a built-in camera and microphone. The possibilities are endless: it could serve the military for espionage or help Yalies scope out potential screw

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