All Entries by Jacqueline Carey

March 1, 2021

4D bioengineering materials bend, curve like natural tissue

Study published in Advanced Science

February 24, 2021

New shape-changing 4D materials hold promise for morphodynamic tissue engineering

Shape-changing scaffold for tissue engineering

Lee Friedman

February 18, 2021

Heroin, fentanyl fuel rising mortality rates in opioid deaths

UIC/CCDPH report shows increased deaths among Black residents, lower hospitalizations, deaths among Latinx residents

Burning methane in natural gas contributes to carbon emissions

February 18, 2021

New method converts methane in natural gas to methanol at room temperature

Fueling the ‘methanol economy’ of the future

illustration of a DNA double helix

February 16, 2021

UIC researchers invent new gene-editing tool

New process uses special molecules called ‘proGuides’

Graphic abstract from "Dynamic Instability from Non-equilibrium Structural Transitions on the Energy Landscape of Microtubule" in Cell Systems (Image: Stewman, et al)

February 15, 2021

Researchers describe how microtubules assemble, disassemble for the first time

Research provides a new foundation for developing new drugs for neurological conditions

February 15, 2021

New diversity effort for UI Health

Funding from Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois’ health equity incentive program

The east side of the University of Illinois Hospital displays the UI Health and UIC logo.

February 11, 2021

UI Health a regional transplant leader in 2020

Despite pandemic, UI Health provided most kidney transplants in region

Dentistry student Ellie Park administers COVID-19 vaccinations at the Credit Union 1 Arena on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at the University of Illinois Chicago. (Joshua Clark/University of Illinois Chicago)

February 10, 2021

UI Health opens community vaccination site, leads Chicago in providing shots for phase 1B

UIC launches mass vaccination site at Credit Union 1 Arena

Fluid Pouring in Pint Glass.

February 8, 2021

Nitrate in maternal drinking water may impair fetal growth

UIC study followed 850,000 pregnant women in Denmark

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