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Medications on a shelf

July 7, 2020

Policies fall short on expanding access to birth control

UIC researchers study contraception availability in Los Angeles County retail pharmacies

Shannon Zenk featured

July 1, 2020

Chicago professor, nurse to lead National Institute of Nursing Research

UIC’s Shannon Zenk selected as director

Asrar Malik

June 24, 2020

UIC study identifies key molecule involved in acute respiratory distress syndrome

Findings may help alleviate lung distress in diseases like COVID-19

June 22, 2020

Jain’s career comes full circle

Shikha Jain returns to UIC as assistant professor in College of Medicine

Extracellular vesicles (EVs)

June 17, 2020

Study unveils new mechanism for long-distance cell communication

New insights could advance therapeutics targeting diseases

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

Fish oil supplement

June 11, 2020

Adult stem cell study shows fish oil may help with depression

UIC researchers use stem cells from adults with depression to test treatments

June 4, 2020

Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics at UIC receives $8M from NIH

Continued research will test alcohol effects on whole epigenome and brain function

June 4, 2020

UIC’s campus-wide COVID-19 efforts

Assisting patients, providers during the pandemic

Amy Lasek

June 1, 2020

Does estrogen influence alcohol use disorder?

Estrogen pathways may help increase feelings of reward in response to alcohol

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