Carlos Salcerio
Staff Reporter
Carlos Salcerio covers the Yale School of Medicine and the Yale School of Nursing for the SciTech desk. Originally from Cuba, he is a prospective pre-medical student majoring in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry in Jonathan Edwards College.
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Yale New Haven Health System to sue Prospect Medical Holdings

On Friday, Yale New Haven Health System filed a complaint against Prospect Medical Holdings to avoid acquiring three Connecticut hospitals.

How Yale’s obesity experts help weight-loss surgery patients navigate their mental health

Patients seeking bariatric surgery often grapple with mental health challenges before and after their operation. For doctors, that means a two-pronged approach to obesity treatment: physical and psychological.

Yale researchers weigh in on new COVID-19 drug 

Pemgarda, a monoclonal antibody infusion recently authorized by the FDA, could offer a new line of protection for millions of immunocompromised patients.

How to build a dinosaur: exploring the Peabody Museum’s renovation process

Over four years, the Peabody Museum undertook a detailed restoration of their fossil samples which includes 250 specimens and 653 slides as they redesigned fossil exhibits to match the latest research.

Humanitarian Research Lab finds systematic Russian targeting of Ukrainian energy infrastructure

In a report released Thursday morning, the Yale School of Public Health’s Humanitarian Research Lab documented Russian targeting of energy infrastructure across Ukraine — a potential violation of international humanitarian law.

Yale doctor on the Senate stage: Kasia Lipska’s fight for accessible diabetes solutions

Dr. Kasia Lipska unveils the financial strains patients face in her fight for accessible diabetes and obesity treatments, urging a prescription for change.

Yale scientists look to hearing loss to detect Alzheimer’s early

Yale researchers, led by Dr. Hong-Bo Zhao, are investigating the link between hearing loss and Alzheimer’s in an effort to detect the disease a decade before symptoms arise.

Yale researchers reflect on adolescent bariatric surgery

Following new guidance this year from the American Academy of Pediatrics on treating children with obesity, the News spoke with several researchers and professors about what the change might mean for bariatric surgeries performed on adolescents.

‘A different spirit’ of research: Yale clinic seeks to unravel the mystery of long Covid

At the Yale Multidisciplinary Long Covid Clinic, researchers and clinicians are racing to help patients and uncover the biology behind post-acute syndromes.

Salovey to return to research, updating emotional intelligence test

Salovey and psychologists John Mayer and David Caruso are looking to make their emotional intelligence test shorter and more interactive than previous iterations.

Seven plaintiffs sue Yale over fertility clinic’s alleged drug diversion and patient neglect

Yale's fertility clinic scandal continues to unravel as more plaintiffs claim they suffered excruciating pain due to fentanyl diversion.