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April 27, 2022

Researchers scour Twitter to analyze public attitudes about COVID-19 vaccinations

Vaccination policy, vaccine hesitancy and post-vaccination symptoms and effects among top topics tweeted

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April 19, 2022

New report shows flat income taxes can also redistribute tax burden

Co-published by the UIC’s Government Finance Research Center and the University of Illinois System’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs

Shelby Cosner, center, works with members of the Center for Urba

April 19, 2022

UIC’s Center for Urban Education Leadership awarded grant to continue developing CPS leaders

The two-year grant continues the center’s work that began in 2020 to develop network chiefs

April 12, 2022

What is causing the rise in black lung disease?

Study links silica exposure to recent high rates of severe coal workers’ pneumoconiosis

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April 7, 2022

A second COVID-19 booster shot?

New study at UIC to include multiple variant vaccines

Urban Resilience: An Inclusive Recovery

April 7, 2022

UIC Urban Forum to focus on inclusive post-pandemic recovery

April 20 virtual event to feature civic leaders, public health professionals and economic development experts

April 6, 2022

Researchers look to licorice for promising cancer treatments

Licorice-derived substance may have anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer effects

April 5, 2022

Newly identified neutrophil subset is a promising therapeutic target

Scientists report on precision drug delivery to treat inflammatory diseases

April 5, 2022

Sugar-coated nanoparticles target macrophages, reverse pulmonary fibrosis 

Nanoparticle platform delivers a nucleotide that blocks production of scar-promoting protein 

Sushant Anand, UIC assistant professor of mechanical engineering

March 31, 2022

Scientists develop environmentally safe, frost-resistant coatings

A longer-lasting alternative to conventional deicers