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Eric Song, a fifth-year Yale School of Medicine (YSM) MD-PhD student, is one of the recipients of the 2021 Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award, which recognizes outstanding achievement during graduate studies in the biological sciences. The awardees are selected based on the quality, originality, and scientific significance of their research, as well as to represent a diverse range of research topics.
- February 25, 2021
Our bodies have two immune systems: the innate and the adaptive, which is prompted into action by the innate immune system. Instead of relying solely on the adaptive immune system, two Yale Cancer Center scientists have gone upstream.
- June 11, 2020
Global Immunotalks is, a weekly seminar series delivered by thought leaders in all areas of fundamental immunology. Carla V. Rothlin, PhD, Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Immunobiology and professor of pharmacology, is one of the lead organizers of the series.
- April 27, 2020
Alex Meli Receives HSFP Fellowship
- April 20, 2020
Global Immunotalks 2020 to launch on April 22nd, 2020.
- October 01, 2019
Two scientists at Yale Cancer Center are developing a new paradigm for immunotherapy. It could radically improve and expand current approaches by moving beyond checkpoint inhibitors that target specific biomarkers in a few types of cancer. Their research moves upstream of T-cells, beyond the adaptive immune system, to the ultimate command center—the innate immune system.
- August 30, 2019
Yale Cancer Center (YCC) is proud to announce several leadership appointments, including two new senior positions to help bolster YCC’s research mission in the coming years.
- August 08, 2019
Carla Vanina Rothlin, PhD, newly named as Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Immunobiology, studies the mechanisms that regulate the magnitude and resolution of the immune response. Rothlin is also a professor of pharmacology, a member of the Yale Cancer Center, and a Howard Hughes Faculty Scholar.
- December 21, 2017Source: Medicine@Yale
Carla Rothlin, Ph.D., who arrived at Yale in 2009, has been recognized for her basic science work within various autoimmune diseases, including asthma, lupus, Crohn’s disease, and colitis. In 2016, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Simons Foundation made Rothlin one of their inaugural group of HHMI Faculty Scholars, part of a program to support early-career scientists who pursue primarily basic research projects.
- May 11, 2017
In the immune system, macrophages act not only as soldiers responding to invading pathogens but also help rebuild the injured tissue once the infection is defeated. A new study by Yale School of Medicine researchers published in the journal Science show how they accomplish this seemingly unrelated task.