All Entries by Sharon Parmet

June 17, 2019

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

A less toxic leukemia chemotherapy drug

x-ray of a human chest

June 11, 2019

Researchers reveal key role of pressure-sensing protein in lung edema

Mouse study suggests new therapeutic target

Heart disease; EKG

June 6, 2019

A drug to boost cardiac arrest survival

NIH funds new UIC study

June 5, 2019

Recreating embryonic conditions at break sites can help bones heal faster

Mechanical stress helps stem cells form new bone

Plate of Food
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May 24, 2019

New neurons form in the brain into the tenth decade of life, even in people with Alzheimer’s

Neurogenesis may moderate effects of brain pathology

Venezuela flag

May 20, 2019

NGOs can help provide meds for Venezuelan refugees with HIV living in Colombia

Hospitals need help acquiring, distributing scarce medications

glass of water splashing

May 16, 2019

Gates Foundation funds UIC solar-powered water treatment project in Kenya

Evaluating two systems for water distribution

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