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Penalty sought for animal violations

April 4, 2014 • 0
In a complaint filed with the United States Department of Agriculture on Monday, the animal rights organization Stop Animal Exploitation NOW! (SAEN) urged the USDA to impose a $60,000 fine on Yale for multiple self-reported animal welfare violations.
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Q&A: Preventative health expert talks diets

April 1, 2014 • 0
David Katz is the director of the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center and a leading voice in the health and weight loss field.
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Mental Health engages students

April 1, 2014 • 0
Director of Yale Health Paul Genecin outlined initiatives to improve dialogue between students and Mental Health & Counseling administrators.
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With brain scan, a face reconstructed

April 1, 2014 • 0
New neuroscience research may provide us with a way to see the world through other people’s eyes.
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Physician experience impacts end of life care

April 1, 2014 • 0
Physicians’ level of training may influence how willing they are to comply with patients’ end of life requests, according to the findings of a new Yale study.
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Study probes science of gift-giving

April 1, 2014 • 0
New research from the Yale School of Management suggests it’s not the thought that counts.
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Longtime Yale biochemist dies

March 28, 2014 • 0
Donald Crothers ’58, a biophysical chemist who served on the Yale faculty for half a century, died on Sunday, March 16 at the Smilow Cancer Hospital in New Haven. He was 77.
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Grant promotes urban forestry awareness

March 28, 2014 • 0
A recent grant from Connecticut should make New Haven a little greener.
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Neurotransmitters predict reading ability

March 25, 2014 • 0
New research may provide a way to predict reading disorders in children, simply by measuring the levels of certain chemicals in the brain.
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Monkeys likely less curious than humans

March 25, 2014 • 0
George may not have been so curious after all, as Yale researchers have shown that humans may be the only primates that learn for learning’s sake.
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Emotions spread through Facebook

March 25, 2014 • 0
Professor of Social and Natural Science Nicholas Christakis ’84 researches the ways in which networks impact behavior, health, and longevity.
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Flu vaccine mandate effective

March 25, 2014 • 0
The number of children hospitalized for the flu in Connecticut plummeted after a recent statewide vaccination mandate, according to a new report co-authored by Yale investigators.