All Entries by Rob Mitchum

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April 22, 2024

Researcher of the Year awards for 2023 celebrate excellence in discovery and impact

The annual awards honor the exceptional work of faculty members at the forefront of their fields

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April 19, 2024

Distinguished Researcher Award, Basic Life Sciences: John Nitiss, College of Pharmacy 

How can yeast and genetics reveal how anti-cancer drugs work?

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April 19, 2024

Rising Star Award, Basic Life Sciences: Andrew Riley, College of Pharmacy 

Can plants provide new medicines for pain and addiction?

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April 18, 2024

Three scientists named fellows of American Association for the Advancement of Science 

Nemat Oliver Keyhani, Alexander Mankin and Deepak Shukla recognized by peers for their biology research

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April 17, 2024

Rising Star Award: Pai-Yen Chen, College of Engineering 

How can new wireless technologies improve health care, security and energy?

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April 17, 2024

Distinguished Researcher Award: Robert Klie, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 

How can we see the fundamental building blocks of life and matter?

April 17, 2024

New institute bonds UIC and Argonne National Laboratory on research and education 

George Crabtree Institute for Discovery and Sustainability will spearhead collaborative research, training and community-based initiatives

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April 15, 2024

Inventor of the Year: Deepak Shukla, College of Medicine 

Can new drugs prevent blindness and other damage from herpesvirus infections?

April 15, 2024

‘Double-edged’ transcription factor affects flu response

A genetic transcription factor involved in lung cancer and pneumonia also mediates the body’s response to influenza

Liz Marai, associate professor of computer science at the UIC College of Engineering

April 12, 2024

Pilot research institutes kindle interdisciplinary activity across UIC

New pilot institute will tackle AI bias in health care, joining three ongoing research efforts

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