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October 25, 2018

Yale Baby School to celebrate first birthday with Halloween party

Enrolled families are invited to attend the event on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Yale Child Study Center, 230 S. Frontage Rd.

October 25, 2018

One size doesn’t fit all, when using hormone therapy to treat endometriosis

The effectiveness of hormonal endometriosis therapy depends on whether a woman’s endometriotic lesions have the progesterone receptor present.

October 24, 2018

Hospitals differ widely in providing safe vaginal delivery after cesarean

In a new study, both excessively low or high use of vaginal birth after previous cesarean delivery is associated with lower success rates at any given hospital.

October 24, 2018

Some planetary systems just aren’t into heavy metal

Researchers have discovered that compact, multiple-planet systems are more likely to form around stars with lower amounts of heavy elements than our own sun.

October 19, 2018

Three is not good company for women job seekers

When interviewing women, gatekeepers in charge of hiring are heavily influenced in their decisions by the biases of the employees the woman would work with.

October 18, 2018

Yale-led team finds missing-in-action MS genes

Researchers have found four new genes that act independently as risk factors for the disabling autoimmune disorder multiple sclerosis.

October 15, 2018

Attacking RNA with small-molecule drugs

Yale researchers have developed a new method for tapping into a vast number of biological mechanisms critical to metabolism and gene expression.

October 12, 2018

Visitors can watch as Peabody’s prized dioramas undergo restoration

Led by museum preparator and noted sculptor Michael Anderson, the Peabody Museum is refurbishing some of its most treasured and historic displays.

October 11, 2018

Scientists find clues to mystery of Williams Syndrome’s peculiar symptoms

The syndrome is characterized by extreme sociability, musical talent, and cardiovascular problems — all of which may be traced to a single missing protein.

October 5, 2018

Yale researchers study link between glucose metabolism and malaria

A glucose inhibitor called 2DG may prevent blood clotting and mini-strokes long enough to clear the parasites that cause cerebral malaria through antibiotics.