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School of Medicine scientists join National Academy of Medicine

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Cracking the immune system’s code

Innate curiosity fuels a lifelong quest to better understand disease

Through the lens of his first microscope, a young David A. Hafler, M.D., witnessed white blood cells rushing to attack unwelcome viruses and bacteria. “How could that not be interesting to a child?” he said recently.Hafler wasted no time acquainting himself with the...

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School of Medicine scientists join National Academy of Medicine

Immunologist is associate dean for scientific affairs

Ruth R. Montgomery, Ph.D., associate professor of medicine, has been named associate dean for scientific affairs. In this role Montgomery will oversee core research facilities, institutional grants and site visits,...

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School of Medicine scientists join National Academy of Medicine

Center provides researchers access to highly specialized tools

If a researcher needs highly the specialized expertise and equipment required to investigate a blood disease, where does she go?Answer: the Yale Cooperative Center of Excellence in Hematology Specialized Core Center...

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School of Medicine scientists join National Academy of Medicine

School of Medicine scientists join National Academy of Medicine

Four School of Medicine scientists have been inducted into the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Three of the four inductees specialize in neuroscience, and the fourth focuses on biomedical engineering.Ronald S....

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