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Top geriatrics researcher studies falls in older people, and ways to prevent them

To say that Mary E. Tinetti, M.D., never thought she would find herself in New Haven, hailed as a leading researcher for her breakthrough studies of falling in older people, would be an understatement.The Flint, Mich., native entered medical school at the University of...

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Two Yale biologists receive Gairdner Awards

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Two Yale biologists receive Gairdner Awards

Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, and Thomas D. Pollard, M.D., chair and Sterling Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, are winners of the 2006...

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