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Mehdi Mirsaeidi and Dean Schraufnagel

March 14, 2014

Researchers identify risk factors for little-known lung infection

Number affected has increased with aging population

Andrei Karginov

March 10, 2014

New method pinpoints individual signaling pathways in cell

Technique identifies the molecules that drive cells’ behavior

tray of sample tubes

March 10, 2014

Doctors often uncertain in ordering, interpreting lab tests

More than 3,500 diagnostic procedures now available


March 3, 2014

Molecule manages blood vessel permeability in inflammation

Understanding why blood vessels get leaky

Saul Weiner

February 25, 2014

For physicians, finding importance in context

UIC Distinguished Researchers of the Year Alan Schwartz, Saul Weiner

Hispanic Community Health Study press conference

February 25, 2014

National study identifies health risks for Hispanics/Latinos

Research identifies risk for diabetes, hypertension

Doctor measures the height of a study participant

February 24, 2014

Largest-ever study of Latinos’ health reveals issues, risk factors

Provides insight into prevalence of diabetes, hypertension

green-labeled neutrophils with red-labeled nanoparticles inside, which appear yellow.

February 24, 2014

Nanoparticles target anti-inflammatory drugs where needed

System spares circulating immune cells

February 21, 2014

UIC to share Chicago findings from Hispanic health study

New information on health of fastest-growing U.S. population

inhaler and African American woman

February 18, 2014

Which asthma drugs, dosages work best for African Americans?

Clinical trial evaluates different treatments, preventive measures

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