Dennis Shung, MD, MHS, PhD, and Benjamin Goldman-Israelow, MD, PhD, are celebrated as the 2022 Iva Dostanic, MD, PhD, Physician-Scientist Trainee Award honorees.
- June 21, 2022
Professor Haifan Lin, Yale Cell Biology Faculty has been reinstated as Director of the Yale Stem Cell Center and inaugurated as President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research
The Department of Cell Biology is pleased to announce that our esteemed colleague and Member of the National Academy of Sciences Professor Haifan Lin has been reinstated as Director of the Yale Stem Cell Center. We further wish to congratulate him on the good news that last week he was inaugurated as President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research.
- June 16, 2022
Yale researchers have received a $12 million award from the NIH as part of the Human Immune Project Consortium to study vaccine responses in vulnerable groups, including patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) undergoing B cell depletion therapy, older adults including particularly vulnerable older residents of long-term care facilities, and certain individuals with sickle cell disease.
- June 16, 2022
Discoveries & Impact highlights select scientific discoveries per section across the Department of Internal Medicine...
- June 15, 2022
A panel of experts in infectious disease and public health shared their insights into some of the factors driving an international outbreak of monkeypox during a virtual event June 9 sponsored by the Yale Institute for Global Health.
- June 14, 2022Source: YaleNews
It is the first approved treatment for alopecia areata, an autoimmune disorder that affects about 7 million people in the United States. The often-disfiguring disease, in which the body’s immune system attacks hair follicles, is marked by patchy or complete loss of scalp hair and sometimes eyebrows, eyelashes, facial hair, and body hair.
- June 09, 2022
The Janeway Society was formed in 2021 by Keith Choate, MD, PhD, associate dean for physician-scientist development to create infrastructure and oversight for career development and to shorten the time to independence at Yale.
- June 08, 2022Source: Current Biology
Laboratory researchers may not have sufficient training in the skills needed to form and manage an independent laboratory when they make the transition to Principal Investigator. A group of Yale researchers, including Valentina Greco (SWIM) addressed these challenges using principles from organizational management to navigate the groups and cultural norms of the medical school.
- June 07, 2022Source: Yale Daily News
Akiko Iwasaki’s active Twitter use might have led her to the treatment for long COVID after finding a Facebook poll made by individuals with the condition.
- June 06, 2022
ASCO: HER2 Diagnostics Need a Revolution as AstraZeneca, Daiichi’s Enhertu Looks to Redefine Breast CancerSource: Fierce Biotech
With AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo’s practice-changing clinical data for Enhertu in a new breast cancer category called HER2-low, experts have raised the necessity of revolutionizing the HER2 biomarker should be measured by diagnostic tests.