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Branford genomics facility expands

February 26, 2015 • 0
Four months after its opening, the Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Lab­— located in Branford, Connecticut and run by the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai — is on track to meet its growth targets for the year.
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Admins, students differ in vision for Engineers Week

February 25, 2015 • 0
On Monday, students in the Yale Center for Engineering Innovation and Design displayed rockets, telescopes and rovers to kick off Yale’s third annual Engineers Week.
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Post-bac program aims to increase diversity in sciences

February 25, 2015 • 0
After spending almost a year working with Yale faculty in the Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences, the first class of the Yale Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) has begun to hear back from the graduate schools to which they applied.
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CERN head outlines growth

February 25, 2015 • 0
Fabiola Gianotti will be the first female to head CERN, the top particle physics lab in the world, beginning her tenure at the start of 2016.
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Users say MyChart does not work as advertised

February 24, 2015 • 0
As Yale Health begins to push MyChart enrollment to students, current users are warning students to push back.
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Addiction can also be compulsion, gambling study shows

February 24, 2015 • 0
Researchers from Yale University have found new evidence for a link between obsessive compulsive spectrum disorder and pathological gambling, perhaps due to genetic factors.
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Q&A: Treating the hard to treat

February 24, 2015 • 0
Arielle Baskin-Sommers is a professor of psychiatry and psychology at Yale. Her research specializes in psychopathology and disinhibitions.
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Medical Campus Data Center to close

February 24, 2015 • 0
After 15 years, the Yale Medical Campus Data Center will power down for good.
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Negative age stereotypes getting worse over time

February 24, 2015 • 0
Negative perceptions toward the elderly have been on a steady rise for the last 200 years, according to a new Yale study looking at over 400 million words in archives of American publications.
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Researchers solve 50-year-old problem with novel method

February 24, 2015 • 0
After a five-year effort, a trio of mathematicians from across the country has solved a problem that has perplexed for more than 50 years.
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Students skeptical of mental health changes

February 20, 2015 • 0
Yale Health will hire more psychologists, psychiatrists and clinical social workers, Director of Yale Health Paul Genecin announced in a Thursday campus-wide email.
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FDA fails to report research misconduct, editorial shows

February 20, 2015 • 0
Physicians at the Yale School of Medicine are calling for improvements in the way the Food and Drug Administration informs the medical community about research misconduct.