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Samuel Dudley

October 10, 2012

Developing a blood test for heart failure

Samuel Dudley is developing a diagnostic blood test that could help save the lives of patients who come to the ER with heart failure.

Xavier Llor

October 10, 2012

An alternative to colonoscopy

Too many people refuse screenings for colorectal cancer because the tests are uncomfortable and costly. Xavier Llor has a better idea.

Hayat Onyuksel

October 10, 2012

Targeting liver disease with gene therapy

There’s no treatment for liver fibrosis, a disease that kills about 29,000 Americans each year. Hayat Onyuksel and her team of researchers are working to change that.

October 10, 2012

UI Hospital unveils new transplant unit, research center

The UI Hospital unveiled two new units last week that focus on healing patients with devastating chronic diseases.

Stephen Ragalie stops for a photo with the pep band

October 10, 2012

With crowd’s support, he crosses the finish line

On Sunday, I had thousands of friends and family — it didn’t matter if we weren’t related. Two million spectators cheered us on as we ran the Chicago Marathon.

2012 Chicago Marathon

October 10, 2012

UIC marathoners stay the course

After the Chicago Marathon Sunday, Ryan Muench has some serious bragging rights. […]

Toni Preckwinkle

October 10, 2012

Lectures and conferences

Toni Preckwinkle, Cook County Board president, speaks on “Reform of Cook County Government” for the Future of Chicago lectures series.

“Hiding and Seeking: An Examination of the Metaphorical Closet,” Amelia Spinney.

October 10, 2012

Special events

“Hiding and Seeking: An Examination of the Metaphorical Closet,” an exhibit by Amelia Spinney, opens today in the Montgomery Ward Gallery.

Chicago International Film Festival poster

October 10, 2012

Explore international offerings at 48th Chicago film festival

The 48th Chicago International Film Festival opens Thursday — and if you’re a regular moviegoer who enjoys independent world movies, the festival’s expansive list of movies and screening times is worth exploring.

Cloud 9 scene

October 10, 2012

‘Cloud 9’ opens UIC Theatre season of rebels, rogues, renegades

“Rogues, Rebels and Renegades: A Geography Of Yearning” is this season’s theme at the UIC Theatre, where professional directors lead student actors in European comedies and American parables.

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