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cancer

Cellular Clean-Up Can Also Sweep Away Forms of Cancer

Two new research papers reinforce the benefits of a novel therapy that hijacks the cell’s own protein degradation machinery to destroy cancer cells, Yale...
Hydrocephalus

Spare the Surgery: Drugs May Combat Hydrocephalus, Yale Study Finds

Clinically available drugs may help combat a potentially lethal form of hydrocephalus now treated mainly by brain surgery, a new Yale-led study has found. Post-hemorrhagic...
depression

Ketamine Eases Severe Depression, but Questions of Dosage, Duration Remain

Recent studies have confirmed observations made by Yale clinicians decades ago — the anesthetic ketamine provides rapid and robust relief to those suffering from...
disability

Risk of Long-term Disability in Older Adults Who Visit the ED

Older adults who go to the emergency department (ED) for an illness or injury are at increased risk for disability and decline in physical...