All Entries by Sharon Parmet

test tubes filled with liquid

April 18, 2019

UIC’s Innovation Celebration

Inventors of shingles vaccine developed at UIC will speak

young boy sitting at a desk

April 17, 2019

Summer camp for kids with ADHD starts June 17

More than just camp

April 15, 2019

Irregular schedules, being new on the job raises risk of injury for miners working long hours

Long hours also linked to greater chance of being killed on job

diagram of intestines with inset of microbiome

April 11, 2019

NASA Twins Study: A year in space has little effect on gut microbiome

UIC researchers find small, transient changes

April 9, 2019

Graphene coating could help prevent lithium battery fires

Blocking oxygen from mixing with other flammable materials

Yao Xincheng

April 3, 2019

Detecting eye and brain disease earlier

The eyes are the window to the brain

Plate of Food

March 27, 2019

White people’s eating habits produce most greenhouse gases

Environmental impact of diet

Phase switching liquids show heat-trapping abilities.

March 18, 2019

Materials could delay frost up to 300 times longer than existing anti-icing coatings

Could PSLs be the next-generation materials to prevent frost and ice development on surfaces?

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