Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence named two new faculty members as Master Clinicians, continuing the mission of improving the doctor-patient relationship through research and teaching.
23-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
John Maunsell, PhD, a pioneering researcher in the neuroscience of vision and editor-in-chief of the prestigious Journal of Neuroscience, has been appointed inaugural director of the Grossman Institute for Neuroscience, Quantitative Biology and...
1-Jul-2014 4:00 PM EDT
Cancer care has a new side effect. Along with the distress of a cancer diagnosis and the discomforts of treatment, patients now have to deal with “financial toxicity,” the expense and anxiety confronting those who face large, unpredictable...
18-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Historians can only speculate on what might have been, but a team of evolutionary biologists studying ancient proteins has turned speculation into experiment. They resurrected an ancient ancestor of an important human protein as it existed hundreds...
18-Jun-2014 6:00 PM EDT
The first two awards under the University of Chicago Medicine’s new $100,000 UCM Innovations Grant Program were presented at last month’s 9th Annual Quality and Safety Symposium.
5-Jun-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Researchers from the University of Chicago have pioneered a new method to simplify the study of protein networks. Through the use of synthetic proteins, they revealed a key interaction that regulates the ability of embryonic stem cells to change...
5-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Researchers have pinpointed exactly what goes wrong when chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients develop resistance to ibrutinib, a highly effective, precisely targeted anti-cancer drug. The finding could guide development of new agents to treat...
28-May-2014 7:00 AM EDT
Seeing people use electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) increases the urge to smoke among regular combustible cigarettes users, according to a new study of young adult smokers. This elevated desire is as strong as when observing someone smoking a...
27-May-2014 7:00 AM EDT
Need Expert on Severe Epilepsy? UChicagoMedicine Experts Can Pinpoint & Blast Exact Source of Seizures in the Brain, and Has Been Doing So for Months
12-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Dr. Stefano Guandalini, medical director of the UChicago Celiac Disease Center and expert on gluten sensitivity
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