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Milk Thistle

August 1, 2018

Medicinal plants to be showcased at garden walk

Learn about medicinal plant products

spine

July 30, 2018

Magnetic nanoparticles deliver chemotherapy to difficult-to-reach spinal tumors

May eliminate need for whole-body chemotherapy

magnetic cement

July 27, 2018

Magnetic surgical cement heals spinal fractures, provides targeted drug delivery

A new way to get drugs into the spinal column

woman typing

July 26, 2018

NSF grant to help UIC project for faster computing

Computer scientists to refine an alternative data processing approach for more efficiency

stock, medication, medicine, pharmacy, prescription, pharmaceutical;

July 25, 2018

New grant will train fellows in precision lifestyle medicine

$1.4 million from the National Institutes of Health to support UIC post-doctoral fellows

Reza Shahbazian-Yassar

July 23, 2018

Liquid microscopy technique reveals new problem with lithium-oxygen batteries

Buildup in electrolyte slows batteries down

John Marshall Law School

July 19, 2018

UIC, John Marshall Law School join forces to create Chicago’s only public law school

First class expected to matriculate in fall 2019

Max Berkelhammer

July 18, 2018

UIC scientist wins national fellowship for excellence in teaching

Award honors emerging scholars, supports further innovation in undergraduate instruction

UIC campus and Chicago skyline

July 12, 2018

$1.5 million from The Davee Foundation boosts UIC scholarship fund

Gift continues support for high-achieving students with financial need

Call Me Misters Program

July 11, 2018

‘Call Me MISTER’ initiative comes to UIC to train more teachers of color

About 2 percent of teachers in the elementary grades nationally are male and black.