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Zebra Fish scan

June 25, 2015

Researchers uncover epigenetic switches that turn stem cells into blood vessel cells

‘Epigenetic’ changes determine the fate of embryonic cells

Amin Salehi-Khojin, asst professor of mechanical engineering. Photo: Roberta Dupuis-Devlin/UIC Photo Services

June 16, 2015

Graphene heat-transfer riddle unravelled

Researchers bring graphene one step closer to large-scale production

Jinit Desai

June 9, 2015

Two grads win State Department scholarship before medical school

Alumni picked for awards supporting intensive foreign language study

EIS-SMgraphic-FB

May 27, 2015

UIC’s benefit to Illinois: $4 billion per year

Greatest economic contribution to state through education

Dead Islet Cells

May 18, 2015

Bigger capsules may be long-sought key to transplanting islet cells

Research brings cure for type 1 diabetes one step closer

Usama Ibrahim, a dual-degree candidate in neuroscience and political science at UIC.

May 7, 2015

UIC sophomore named Rangel Scholar

Competitive program promotes diversity in U.S. representation abroad

Jordi Cabana

April 17, 2015

Beyond the lithium ion, toward a better performing battery

Magnesium ions may be key to improved energy source

Emily Minor

April 9, 2015

Make your home a home for the birds

How residential landscaping can bring birds to your neighborhood

Graphene quantum dots deposited on a sporating bacteria

March 24, 2015

Tiny bio-robot is a germ suited-up with graphene quantum dots

Using nanotechnology, researchers create humidity sensor on spore

Robert Winn Lab

March 2, 2015

Restoring ability to halt cell division may protect lung cells from cancer

Researchers’ findings could lead to new type of chemotherapy