All Research

nurse using stethoscope on patient's chest

August 30, 2016

UIC awarded $17.7 million for translational research

NIH funds catalyze clinical translational science and collaborative research

Amin Salehi-Khojin & Mohammad Asadi

August 23, 2016

Did UIC just save the world?

‘Artificial leaf’ solar cell makes burnable fuel using only sunlight

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

mosquito

August 16, 2016

Should babies born in areas harboring Zika be screened for eye abnormalities?

Investigating the virus’s impact on the eye

a jar of olive oil with pasta and vegetables around it

August 9, 2016

UIC researchers to study effect of Mediterranean diet on cognitive function

Can olive oil and wine help us think better?

Bellur Prabhakar

August 8, 2016

Can diabetes be treated by blocking beta cells’ destruction?

A new therapy might mean fewer injections, associated risks

Solar cell converts atmospheric CO2 directly into syngas.

July 28, 2016

Breakthrough solar cell captures CO2 and sunlight, produces burnable fuel

1,000-fold improved chemistry leads to ‘artificial leaf’ that makes syngas

Neuron cell membrane structures include lipid rafts

July 28, 2016

Why do antidepressants take so long to work?

Researchers discover new binding site for SSRIs

close-up of the iris of an eye

July 20, 2016

Clinical trial tests cord tissue to treat macular degeneration

Supporting surviving rod and cone cells

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July 19, 2016

Abnormalities found in ‘insight’ areas of the brain in anorexia

Similar abnormalities in patients with body dysmorphic disorder

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