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Marriage of imaging and genetics opens new view of brain function

August 6, 2018

Furthering the science of neuroimaging, scientists at Yale have developed new approaches to link gene expression patterns to brain signals captured by imaging.

Treating Lyme disease in 2018: advances and misconceptions

August 2, 2018

A new column by Yale pediatrician and epidemiologist Eugene Shapiro, M.D. sheds light on medical breakthroughs and common myths surrounding Lyme disease.

Pathways students put homemade smartphone microscopes to test at Yale Farm

August 2, 2018

Through Pathways to Science Summer Scholars program, Yale professor Ziad Ganim takes a unique, hands-on approach to teaching chemistry and microscopy.

Ancient sea sediments speak: No ‘Big Bang’ for burrowers

August 1, 2018

Undersea burrowing animals have had profound effects on the planet’s ecosystem — but their emergence was anything but sudden, according to a new study.

Eduardo A. Groisman designated the Von Zedtwitz Professor

August 1, 2018

Groisman focuses his research on seeking answers to a biological question: How does an organism know when, where, and for how long to turn a gene on or off?

YLS alum is re-making the future of cars

July 31, 2018

Kevin Czinger ’87 J.D. is founder of Divergent 3D, a company that combines visionary automobile design and software with sustainable 3D metal printing.

Yale Cyber Leadership Forum reports on key areas of cyber risk

July 31, 2018

The Forum focuses on bridging the divide among the law, tech, and business communities in cyber security. Its latest report is free and available to the public.

The path to routine genomic screening in health care

July 31, 2018

Initiating genomic screening would signal acceptance of a strategy that screens many people in order to identify otherwise undetectable risks in a relative few.

A better way to 3D print metallic glass

July 30, 2018

In the last 30 years, 3D printing with plastic has advanced rapidly. Now, Yale researchers have shown that it may soon be as easy and practical to use metal.

FAS faculty teach and learn together

July 26, 2018

The Faculty Academy offers faculty members from across the Faculty of Arts and Sciences four mini-courses taught by and for FAS faculty members.