May 2017 News

May 2, 2017
Professors Robert Crabtree, Nicholas Read, Karen Seto, and Daniel Spielman have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in recognition of their...
May 1, 2017
Faculty members Akhil Amar, Charles Hill, and Jonathan Holloway were presented Howard R. Lamar Faculty Awards for Service to Alumni on April 28 at a luncheon hosted by the...
May 1, 2017
Yale scientists have discovered ways to blunt the craving for sugar — in fruit flies, at least. A single pair of neurons in the throat of Drosophila act as a brake on...
May 1, 2017
Oxytocin may benefit children with autism spectrum disorders if receptors for opioids — brain chemicals activated by drugs such as heroin that tend to disconnect people...