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Dementia Guide Expert for Families app

February 23, 2017

New mobile app helps families, individuals cope with dementia

Pocket dementia education for older adults and families

sonographer giving an ultrasound to a pregnant woman

January 9, 2017

Pre-pregnancy progesterone helps women with recurrent pregnancy loss

Study finds success increases with hormone treatment

inhaler and African American woman

January 6, 2017

Why is asthma worse in black patients?

Airway inflammation differs between races, study shows

Andrei Karginov

December 13, 2016

New technique switches key biomolecules on and off

Tool allows for controlled timing

Rendering of red blood cells

December 13, 2016

Is there more to red blood cell production than we think?

Researchers studied DNA in sickle cell patients to find out

Kidney Illustration

December 7, 2016

Combo of genetic factors can predict kidney disease in sickle cell patients

New genetic profile shows promise for predicting risk

Tablet app

December 2, 2016

Tablet-based tool helps epilepsy patients learn self-management skills

Tailored to the individual patient’s interests and needs

view of hands among chemistry glassware

November 28, 2016

Anti-inflammatory molecule holds promise for acute lung injury

Mouse study shows how protein molecule works to reduce inflammation

Asrar Malik

November 17, 2016

Blood-clotting receptor shown to have a role in normal stem cell differentiation

Plays one role in mature cells; another during embryonic development

November 7, 2016

UIC researchers discover way to inhibit major cancer gene

RAS mutations found in 30 percent of all cancers

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