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Yale Professor Clears Olympic Swimming Controversy

Yale Professor Clears Olympic Swimming Controversy

Yale Professor Weimin Zhong and colleagues have challenged initial reports that Ye Shiwen’s Olympic swimming feats raise suspicions of unfair play.

Natural Birth Induces Protein Linked to Brain Development

Natural Birth Induces Protein Linked to Brain Development

Professor Tamas Horvath and his research team have found that natural birth stimulates production of a protein that helps neurons, especially those involved in memory, form connections.

On The Road to Attenuating Neuropathic Pain

On The Road to Attenuating Neuropathic Pain

Omar Samad and Dr. Stephen Waxman have developed a potential method to treat neuropathic pain by reducing the production of a specific sodium channel.

Stress and Ecosystems: Role of Predation Reconsidered in the Hunt for Stable Ecology

Stress and Ecosystems: Role of Predation Reconsidered in the Hunt for Stable Ecology

Research from Dr. Dror Hawlena has determined how the presence of predators stresses their prey, and as a result changes the entire ecosystem.