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Unlocking the promise of stem cells

Scientist’s journey includes moving research toward potential clinical advances

A significant turning point in the life of Haifan Lin, Ph.D., Eugene Higgins Professor of Cell Biology; professor of genetics and of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive sciences; and founding director of Yale’s Stem Cell Center, may have come when he was just 15....

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Unlocking the promise of stem cells

Antonio Giraldez is appointed chair of genetics department

Antonio J. Giraldez, Ph.D., professor of genetics, has been appointed chair of that department. The appointment became effective July 1. Giraldez is affiliated with Yale Cancer Center and the Yale Stem Cell Center and...

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Unlocking the promise of stem cells

Researchers get Blavatnik Fund grants

Nine Yale faculty members with promising biotech ideas have won a total of $1.6 million in research grants from the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale. The grants are intended to support life-sciences...

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New Appointments

New Appointments

Charles S. Fuchs, M.D., M.P.H., becomes Richard Sackler and Jonathan Sackler Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology). Fuchs is director of the Yale Cancer Center.Fred S. Gorelick, M.D., has been named Henry J. and Joan...

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