Yale’s new lung center will engage in translational and basic research while also providing clinical care, support, and education for patients suffering from one of many complex lung diseases.

It is the only center of its kind in Connecticut and part of a growing effort at Yale to bring together expertise in identifying, studying, and treating lung diseases, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a progressive lung disease in which scar tissue builds up over time, making it more and more difficult to breathe …more