Getting it Right (Academic Track): Insights from Brian Coon
Brian Coon received his PhD in Cell Biology where he investigated the links between endocytosis and RhoGTPase & phosphoinositide signaling. In this conversation with Kanika Jain, PhD, Coon shares advice about choosing a career path in academic medicine.
Two new studies explore the science of cardiovascular diseases
Professor of cardiology Martin A. Schwartz led two recently published studies that advance knowledge of the underlying biology of cardiovascular diseases, which are among the most common causes of chronic illness and death worldwide. The studies highlight how basic science research insights are key to future breakthroughs in treatment.
Yale scientists look to living cells to develop novel self-actuating materials
Scientists from Yale University and the University of Chicago will collaborate on a new $6.25 million project intended to create novel, biologically inspired synthetic materials that can generate and respond to forces in the same way cells do.