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A technology devised to help reduce injection pain, swelling from some best-selling drugs

Eight of the top 10 selling drugs in the United States are biologics, which are produced from living organisms or certain components...

Recent health science news from Purdue University

It's a dog's life – and more than 40 researchers from across the United States are taking part in a study on...

What will the next decade bring in science?

In the last 10 years, we saw discoveries scientists had only dreamed of—from the precise genetic engineering allowed by a little molecule...

Two UChicago scholars to be honored by Modern Language Association

Driven by an immense pedagogical curiosity, Prof. Lauren Berlant has spent more than three decades studying, analyzing and writing about what sentimentality means in American...

Purdue alum slated to graduate with NASA’s latest astronaut class

Two years after being named a NASA astronaut candidate, a Purdue University alumna is preparing to drop “candidate” from her title.

Microbubble findings could reduce chemical, water use in food processing

Cleaning and sanitizing food processing equipment requires using chemicals and copious amounts of water for rinsing those chemicals away. It’s possible –...

Shattered Buddhist statues restored with help from the OI

Some of the earliest known statues depicting the Buddha have him in startling costume—draped in the lushly folded fabric of ancient Greece...

NASA’s TESS spacecraft discovers its first habitable planet, first world with two stars

Scientists from the University of Chicago and other institutions around the world have discovered multiple new interesting worlds beyond Earth—including its first...

LOW GENETIC RISK FOR ADHD MAY PROTECT AGAINST NEGATIVE LIFE EXPERIENCES

A recent study shows that people at low genetic risk for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are not only less likely to...

Police oversight enters ‘watershed era’ of change amid cries for accountability

Amid growing public outcry over police use of force, new systems for police accountability and public oversight have taken root in cities...

With flu on the rise nationally, start your new year off safely

It might be the start of a new year, but many Americans are still battling a flu bug from last year....

UW-MADISON INVENTORS AIM TO REPLACE OLD-STYLE BREAST-SURGERY MARKER

The new system, developed by a startup called Elucent Medical, is in use at SSM Health Dean Medical Group in Madison and...

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CHICAGO THEATRE WEEK

February 13 – 23 Experience Chicago’s fearless theatre scene for just $15 or $30 (or less!) from Feb....

[Illinois] Feb 27 Murray Perahia Concert at Krannert Center Canceled

Pianist Murray Perahia has announced the cancellation of several performances due to illness, including his February 27 appearance at Krannert Center for...

Media advisory: U of I to unveil giant ‘Block I’ at O’Hare

The University of Illinois will unveil one of the largest, most visible landmarks at the world’s busiest airport. As part of its “Power...

[Champaign] Two Dog Parks = Two Fobs

There are two dog park in the CU area.  The Urbana Park District's dog park is located on Perkins Road in northeast...