Recent News from WHRY
Women's Health Research at Yale launched a study to determine a biological source of observed differences in how COVID-19 affects women and men.
- May 04, 2020
In a study funded by Women's Health Research at Yale, Dr. Akiko Iwasaki is investigating biological reasons why COVID-19 has a more severe effect on men than women.
- May 01, 2020
Women's Health Research at Yale Director Carolyn M. Mazure and Immunobiology Professor Akiko Iwasaki, discuss how understanding why men suffer more severe cases of COVID-19 and are more likely to die is vital for developing effective strategies that can produce better outcomes for everyone.
- April 23, 2020
Women’s Health Research at Yale announced funding for a unique study focusing on sex differences in immune responses to SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19.
- April 20, 2020
As the country adapts to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and prepares for a lengthy economic recovery, many women face unique challenges based on their roles and economic status.
- April 13, 2020
In Time magazine’s new special issue on “The Science of Gender,” Women’s Health Research at Yale Director Carolyn M. Mazure explores the importance of this distinction in the lead story on “Biology and the Brain.”
- 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.
- April 09, 2020
Immunologist Akiko Iwasaki shares her knowledge of human immune immunology—a system that factors heavily in what happens with fatal cases of COVID-19.
- April 07, 2020
Older people who identify as Hispanic, black, and Asian report greater severity of depression than those identifying as non-Hispanic white, according to a new study.
- March 27, 2020
A public service announcement from the Yale School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation.