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High Throughput Screening

High Throughput Screening

Sebastian Koochaki March 14, 2012 1

Earlier this past year, nearly fifty researchers congregated at Yale’s West Campus to learn about some of the newest and most powerful research tools provided by the Yale Center for High Throughput Cell Biology

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HPV Vaccine for Men?

HPV Vaccine for Men?

Carrie Cao March 14, 2012 0

A recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine reported that GARDASIL®, the quadrivalent human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine, which is currently administered for cervical cancer prevention in women, is also effective in

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Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Divyansh Agarwal March 14, 2012 0

Professor Robert Pietrzak is part of a research team that was awarded the Ig Nobel prize, which honors unusual and imaginative research, for their study on the effects of voluntary inhibition of urination on

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Adapting Medical Devices to Society

Adapting Medical Devices to Society

Madeleine Barrow March 14, 2012 1

A team of Yale researchers led by Lisa Suter, Assistant Professor of Medicine, investigated a method which models the population outcomes and costs of devices used for total knee replacement, a method which could

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Monkeys and Beliefs

Monkeys and Beliefs

Micah Johnson March 14, 2012 0

Laurie Santos tackles the question of what makes us human by studying the minds of our closest relatives, primates, and some of her recent work demonstrates that monkeys can represent the knowledge and ignorance

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Rewriting the Textbooks

Rewriting the Textbooks

Grace Paquelet March 14, 2012 0

Since its founding in 2006, the Nutrient Network (NutNet), a project initiated by Professor Melinda Smith and her colleagues, has improved the consistency of ecosystem productivity measurement, and its findings are challenging the classical

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Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Brian McNellis March 14, 2012 0

Yale, Oncolys Biopharma, and Bristol-Myers Squibb have received the Deals of Distinction Award from the Licensing Executive Society for a licensing agreement that will enable a promising antiretroviral drug, festinavir, to be developed

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The Bird Wing Dilemma

The Bird Wing Dilemma

Casey McLaughlin March 14, 2012 0

Based on evolutionary and embryological evidence, Günter Wagner has provided new insight into the evolutionary relationships between the five-fingered hand and the bird's wing, which contains only three digits

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