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January 14, 2021

UIC reports record $410 million in annual sponsored research awards

The $410 million represents a 7% increase over fiscal year 2019 and 22% increase over fiscal year 2018 and provides support for approximately 9,400 faculty, students and staff, working on 1,800 different research projects.

Reza Shahbazian-Yassar and Zhennan Huang

January 11, 2021

‘Swiss Army knife’ catalyst can make natural gas burn cleaner

Lowering the combustion temperature for methane

091120_Novak Lab

December 8, 2020

UIC opens second COVID-19 vaccine trial

Study to test vaccine candidate developed by Janssen

September 3, 2020

Hearing loss in naked mole-rats is an advantage, not a hardship

New research published in Current Biology

July 15, 2020

New antiplatelet drug shows promise for treating heart attack

Peptide-derived nanoparticle shows promise in lab

syringe and vial of clear liquid

June 15, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine to be tested in UIC clinical trial

UIC is the only site in Chicago selected for phase 3 clinical trial

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April 10, 2020

192 UIC medical students graduate early

New doctors ready to help during pandemic

UIC students at the Women in Computer Science (WiCS) Office

January 28, 2020

UIC aims to break through gender gap in computer science

College of Engineering working with Break Through Tech

Homeless youth sitting on steps

January 16, 2020

New hospital-based data contradicts HUD estimates on homelessness

Using hospital data could improve state, national estimates

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