All Entries by Sharon Parmet

July 15, 2019

Researchers describe new ALS biomarkers, potential new drug targets

Earlier diagnosis could lead to better treatments

July 10, 2019

Robotic pancreas transplant offers hope for obese patients with Type 1 diabetes

Patients often denied pancreas transplant because of weight

Inhaler
coal miner

July 8, 2019

What is driving the spike in black lung disease among coal miners?

Different kinds of mining-associated dusts play a key role

DNA helix

July 8, 2019

First hi-res images of active CRISPR enzyme will help improve genome editing

Atomic-level images of enzyme cutting DNA

view of hands among chemistry glassware

July 1, 2019

Docs should consider a patient’s weight before prescribing new chemotherapy drugs

Docs should consider patient weight before using new chemo drugs

Smokestacks

June 20, 2019

A ‘how to’ guide for communities concerned about pollution

Find out where it is and what you can do about it

CUPPA Hall next to construction site

June 19, 2019

New UIC degree aimed at growing construction industry

Classes start Fall 2019

June 17, 2019

3D printed tissues and organs without the scaffolding

Hydrogel beads provide unique platform for printing

June 17, 2019

UIC startup raises nearly $1M to help develop safer leukemia chemotherapy

A less toxic leukemia chemotherapy drug

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