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Striving for objective autism measures

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Striving for objective autism measures

A multisite study based at the Child Study Center seeks to develop biomarkers to better diagnose and treat the often baffling disorder

Their training is rigorous­—and they use great skill in diagnosing and treating their patients—but without objective, quantifiable measures to characterize autism, clinicians who work with children who show symptoms of the disorder are at a disadvantage. Despite the...

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Striving for objective autism measures

Yale-Mayo center formed to advance regulatory science

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded Yale and Mayo Clinic a grant of up to $6.7 million over two years to establish a Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation.The award will utilize...

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Striving for objective autism measures

Library provides new tool to speed and improve systematic reviews

With increasing demand from faculty who want to produce systematic reviews in their fields of expertise, the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library has licensed a software program designed to make the process of evaluating as...

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Striving for objective autism measures

Spine Center patient and her husband are now enthusiastic donors

A $1 million gift from the Howard and Maryam Newman Family Foundation to Yale School of Medicine will benefit the Yale Spine Center and the Department of Neurosurgery, and support the center’s neurological robotic...

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Discovery Fund spurs cancer innovation

Discovery Fund spurs cancer innovation

The wait for advances in cancer research to translate into clinical treatment can be an ordeal for patients and their loved ones, whose sense of passing time is heightened by the presence of the disease.This feeling of...

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Striving for objective autism measures

Blavatnik fund to speed discoveries to patients

Inspired by the long tradition of innovation at Yale University, particularly in the life sciences, The Blavatnik Family Foundation has donated $10 million to Yale University to promote and to accelerate the...

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