Three Yale alumni are among the 72 new members inducted into the National Academy of Sciences in May in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. The alumni are:

Arthur L. Beaudet, M.D. ’67, the Henry and Emma Meyer Professor and chair of molecular and human genetics, Baylor College of Medicine.

Brian K. Kobilka, M.D. ’81, professor of molecular and cellular physiology and of medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine.

Ira S. Mellman, Ph.D. ’78, vice president of research oncology, Genentech, in South San Francisco, Calif.