All sickle cell disease

Acupuncture with needles showing.

October 5, 2020

$7.1M grant to review opioid alternatives to treating sickle cell disease pain

Five-year study looks at acupuncture and guided meditation to manage sickle cell disease pain

Rendering of red blood cells

February 12, 2020

UIC students spearhead AMA’s new sickle cell resolution

Medical association to create plan for school-age children with sickle cell disease

Blood smear illustrating sickle cell anemia

April 24, 2018

‘Incompatible’ donor stem cells cure adult sickle cell patients

UIC doctors study new transplant protocol

Jim Wang; University Scholars

February 26, 2018

NIH awards $4.6 million for chronic pain research

UIC researcher receives R35 Outstanding Investigator Award

Jidenna

August 1, 2017

Lollapalooza headliner Jidenna to visit UIC hospital

Charity organization arranges celebrity visit for sickle cell patients

Ying He

June 5, 2017

UIC biopharmaceutical scientist wins NIH research award

Grant limited to the most promising postdoctoral investigators

Rendering of red blood cells

December 13, 2016

Is there more to red blood cell production than we think?

Researchers studied DNA in sickle cell patients to find out

Kidney Illustration

December 7, 2016

Combo of genetic factors can predict kidney disease in sickle cell patients

New genetic profile shows promise for predicting risk

Blood smear illustrating sickle cell anemia

August 16, 2016

UIC launches project to improve sickle cell outcomes in Chicago

New grant funds a six-year study to redesign the health care system

Blood smear illustrating sickle cell anemia

September 16, 2015

UI Health validates cure for sickle cell in adults

Chemotherapy-free treatment offers hope to adult patients

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