All health medicine

map of Zimbabwe (cropped)

June 22, 2017

Data scientist wins award to develop malaria monitoring platform

Integrated platform will monitor malaria in Zimbabwe

Advancing Trust in Medical Research: A Community Dialogue with Family Members of Henrietta Lacks

June 22, 2017

Family of Henrietta Lacks to speak at UIC

Screening of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

Derrick and Patrick Noel

June 21, 2017

Twin donates part of small bowel to brother in rare transplant

Only 5th living-donor small bowel transplant

split image of medication capsules and a syringe filled with liquid

June 16, 2017

Trial to compare injection to daily pills for HIV prevention

Injection may improve adherence

Willow-leaved justicia

June 14, 2017

Plant compound more powerful than AZT against HIV

Effective against some drug-resistant HIV strains

Illinois Heart Rescue

June 12, 2017

Learn CPR before Sox game June 14

Learn how to save lives

empty syringe on the ground next to a collapsed person

June 8, 2017

Heroin’s use rising, costing society more than $51 billion

Heroin-related overdose deaths have more than quadrupled since 2010

sleep apnea

June 6, 2017

Anti-nausea drug could help treat sleep apnea

There are currently no approved treatments for sleep apnea

Asrar Malik

June 6, 2017

UIC launches Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

Opening symposium to survey stem cell-based treatments