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Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

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Translating research from mice to men

The largest federal grant in the medical school’s history provides scientists with tools to move their research from bench to bedside

As both a psychiatrist and a neurobiologist, Christopher Pittenger, M.D., Ph.D., is interested in how biological changes in the brain contribute to such psychiatric conditions as obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and Tourette’s syndrome. In the lab, he wanted to...

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Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

Continued clinical care for ex-convicts

People newly released from prison confront serious health risks the moment they step off the bus. Many lack identifying documents and have only a few dollars in their pockets. Many don’t know how to find health...

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Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

In March, Yale Cancer Center (YCC) and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven joined the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 25 of the world’s leading cancer centers dedicated to improving the...

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Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

Reducing health care inequalities is focus of new research center

Many health care systems in the U.S. and abroad suffer from significant variation in quality and patient outcomes. With the July 1 launch of the new Equity Research and Innovation Center (ERIC), however, the School of...

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Yale Cancer Center joins alliance of world’s leading cancer centers

Looking at RNA to get to the heart of cardiovascular disease

Yale will play a vital part in an expansive study on the role of long non-coding RNAs and microRNAs (miRNAs) in cardiovascular disease, thanks to a $6 million grant from the Paris-based Fondation Leducq.The five-year...

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