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Extracellular vesicles (EVs)

June 17, 2020

Study unveils new mechanism for long-distance cell communication

New insights could advance therapeutics targeting diseases

Legal Court Room

June 17, 2020

Jurors respond negatively to police overreactions to Black Americans

Researchers run “mock trial” study using evidence from an actual case

June 16, 2020

UIC joins network dedicated to preparing future STEM faculty

The University of Illinois at Chicago has been named one […]

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

UIC College of Education Assistant Professor of Science Education Daniel Morales-Doyle speaks with public school teachers and alumna at a UIC gathering focusing on urban science education initiatives.

June 11, 2020

UIC College of Education science education expert named NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow

The former high school teacher has spent 17 years teaching science with a focus on social justice

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

Barbara Ransby

May 26, 2020

UIC historian elected to Society of American Historians

Barbara Ransby’s scholarship and writing earns her distinction in prestigious literary group