Galan’s lab describes the role played by the mitochondria, the cell’s energy-producing organelle, in creating an anti-microbial compound capable of combatting Salmonella Typhi, the cause of typhoid fever.
- July 01, 2020
Three pilot projects to investigate aspects of the current pandemic have received funding from Yale’s COVID-19 Research Resource Fund, which was built with generous contributions from Yale’s donors.
- June 22, 2020
Dr. John MacMicking, an HHMI investigator in the Yale Systems Biology Institute and Associate Professor of Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis at Yale School of Medicine, has discovered a new way in which human cells recognize bacterial infections caused by food-borne pathogens such as Salmonella and Shigella.
- May 11, 2020Source: Yale Medicine Magazine
The traditional approach to inflammation is that it is bad and should be suppressed, but recent findings offer a more nuanced view.
- April 27, 2020
Scientist harnesses existing techniques, power of Yale technology, to rewire human immunity to COVID-19Source: Yale West Campus
John MacMicking – an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Associate Professor of Microbial Pathogenesis and of Immunobiology at Yale School of Medicine - spoke about work at the Yale Systems Biology Institute to identify human immune proteins that protect against SARS-CoV-2 and potentially prevent viral entry.
- April 24, 2020
Dr. Ya-Chi Ho and lab team members navigate working remotely during COVID-19.
- April 09, 2020
Nine researchers who discussed their coronavirus work during a Dean’s Workshop on COVID-19 Research at Yale convened by medical school Dean Nancy J. Brown, MD.
- February 28, 2020
Andrew Goodman, PhD, studies the abundant flora in the gut, but he initially trained in ecology and sees many parallels. He thinks of the microbiome as an ecosystem and the members of the ecosystem as bacteria. His recent research reveals that microbes are dynamic agents that should be considered in medical care.
- January 09, 2020
Andrew Goodman, the C.N.H. Long Professor of Microbial Pathogenesis and Director of the Microbial Sciences Institute (MSI), has received the 2020 John J. Abel Award in Pharmacology from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET).
- October 21, 2019Source: YaleNews
Six Yale School of Medicine faculty members have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). The six are among 100 new members elected by the organization to receive the honor, which recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service in the fields of health and medicine.