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November 24, 2020

Study shows protective role sex steroids play in COVID-19

Female reproductive steroids may protect against COVID-19 symptoms.

Wasan Kumar, a senior majoring in neuroscience in the College of Liberal Arts

November 23, 2020

UIC neuroscience student reaches Rhodes Scholar finals

Rhodes candidacy a rewarding experience for Wasan Kumar

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

November 18, 2020

UIC launches three COVID-19 clinical trials for blood clot prevention

Researchers help design, implement all three national NIH studies

Infinity ring formed by the magnetic nanoparticles

November 18, 2020

UIC researchers describe fundamental processes behind movement of magnetic particles

New study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Man smoking a cigarette

November 17, 2020

Research aims to expand smoking cessation in underserved populations

Researchers aim to show smoking cessation interventions through patient portals can be effective.

Tamar Heller

November 11, 2020

UIC receives grant to create post-secondary education program for people with intellectual disabilities

Program aims to provide career-path education for those with intellectual disabilities

November 11, 2020

Virtual Monarch Summit connects stakeholders, citizens to further protections for pollinators

UIC partners with energy companies, transportation agencies to protect monarch butterfly

Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, chief of surgery, University of Illinois Medical Center

November 9, 2020

Simultaneous kidney transplant plus weight loss surgery safe for obese patients

New study published in the American Journal of Transplantation

November 5, 2020

NIH funding to support UIC study of rape victims’ support, recovery outcomes

Study backed by three-year, $894,400 grant

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

October 29, 2020

UIC opens phase 3 monoclonal antibody clinical trial

Researchers now enrolling asymptomatic people who live with COVID-positive patients