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November 28, 2023Growing microtumors in a dish helps rapidly identify genes that drive tumor growth
The method identified promising targets for precision oncology in two types of cancer
November 27, 2023Why does puberty trigger us to stop growing?
Research on fruit flies has implications for this poorly understood process in humans
November 6, 2023NIH grant expands UIC brain bank into citywide effort to study epilepsy, brain cancer
$5 million grant expands UIC’s network of brain tissue research to 4 new Chicago sites.
November 3, 2023Media Advisory: CDC director to visit UI Health
Dr. Mandy K. Cohen to urge Chicagoans to get the latest COVID-19, flu and RSV vaccines
November 2, 2023Can acupuncture alleviate certain kinds of chest pain?
NIH study to look at acupuncture as treatment for stable angina
October 27, 2023Intermittent fasting is safe, effective for those with Type 2 diabetes
More weight lost among people who fasted, compared to calorie restriction
October 18, 2023UIC, Mile Square join national trial of blood test for multi-cancer screening
Researchers will study a new test that screens for 50 types of cancer
October 4, 2023Should fathers be screened for postpartum depression?
Pilot study shows 30% of dads screened had postpartum depression
September 18, 2023UIC awarded $3M to study link between gut microbiome, pain in kidney transplant patients
Five-year study funded by NIH
September 11, 2023Researchers a step closer to effective heparanase inhibitor
The study identified a molecule that reduced the spread of the herpes simplex virus in human cells