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Coming full circle to beat cancer

Working to curb a fatal cancer, and building on a precursor’s work

Richard L. Edelson, M.D., describes the workings of the immune system as “a huge, complex symphony.” Though not a musician, Edelson, chair and the Aaron B. and Marguerite R. Lerner Professor of Dermatology, has a conductor’s appreciation for the harmonious way the body...

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Coming full circle to beat cancer

Pioneering RNA researcher is elected a member of the National Academy of Sciences

Over and over in his 19-year career at Yale, Ronald R. Breaker, Ph.D., chair and Henry Ford II Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, has transformed our understanding of RNA. Far from playing...

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Coming full circle to beat cancer

Expert in human polycystic diseases receives American Society of Nephrology’s top honor

Stefan Somlo, M.D., the C.N.H. Long Professor of Medicine, professor of genetics, and chief of the Section of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine, has been named the 2013 recipient of the Homer W. Smith Award from...

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