Royal jelly has long been known for its mysterious growth effects on future queen honey bees. Tapping into a fresh source on West Campus, a diverse group of partners have come together to explore how the magical substance might affect cell signaling and growth in cancer cells.
“We’re beginning to really understand the molecular mechanisms bacteria use to spread infection in our bodies” - Jun Liu, of the Microbial Sciences Institute, featured in a film about the impact that CryoEM technology is having on our understanding of human disease
“Molecules evolve just like organisms - they descend from common ancestors." A team of researchers at Yale is expanding our understanding of how bacteria continue to evolve and adapt at the molecular level.
Technology experts gathered at West Campus May 10th for the Regional Core Facilities Technology Forum – a first of its kind learning network of experts from Yale, UConn, Wesleyan, NYU, and the research technology industry