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Quickening the pace from bench to bedside

Quickening the pace from bench to bedside

A new program speeds laboratory findings into the clinic, cutting years from the process.

Just eight months after scientists in a lab on Cedar Street devised a new approach for treating ovarian cancer, clinical trials began in June at Yale’s gynecologic oncology clinic a block away on...

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Study suggests marijuana induces temporary schizophrenia-like effects

Anyone who inhaled in the 1960s can recall the effects of cannabis—euphoria, paranoia, changes in perception, an inability to concentrate and short-term memory failures. A laboratory-controlled study...

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High-fat diet raises cancer risk

It’s long been a tenet of good nutrition that too much fat and animal protein can clog the arteries and raise...

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High volume not always best

The conventional wisdom suggests that only hospitals that perform at least 400 angioplasties a year should be allowed...

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