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November 28, 2023Growing microtumors in a dish helps rapidly identify genes that drive tumor growth
The method identified promising targets for precision oncology in two types of cancer
November 27, 2023Why does puberty trigger us to stop growing?
Research on fruit flies has implications for this poorly understood process in humans
November 16, 2023Focusing on ‘pain catastrophizing’ could help service members stay on active duty
Persistent, distressing thoughts about chronic pain can make it harder for people to function
November 13, 2023Could religion be a catalyst to cooperation in the Middle East?
Participants said they didn’t see the other group’s religious beliefs as an intractable deterrent to cooperation
November 7, 2023UIC joins new biopharma hub to help commercialize research discoveries
The hub will help researchers gain access to capital and industry advice
November 3, 2023Mediterranean diet could help pregnant women avoid depression
Prenatal depression increases the risk of adverse birth outcomes and maternal mortality
November 2, 2023Can acupuncture alleviate certain kinds of chest pain?
NIH study to look at acupuncture as treatment for stable angina
November 1, 2023Researchers must carefully consider how to screen participants for suicidality, paper says
The issue raises ethical, practical questions, which UIC researchers explore in a new paper
October 30, 2023UIC today’s new section: Science Sparks
The section will showcase short stories about research papers, grants, media appearances and more
October 27, 2023Intermittent fasting is safe, effective for those with Type 2 diabetes
More weight lost among people who fasted, compared to calorie restriction