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A study has found that a tablet computer application helped heart patients with drug-eluting stents take their medications correctly.
The Center for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago has been awarded a $17.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) will receive $17.7 million over four years from the National Institutes of Health to translate scientific discoveries into better health and better medicine, and to conduct innovative clinical and translational research.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is one of three Illinois academic institutions that will work together to help launch President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Cohort Program to enroll 1 million or more participants in a national research effort designed to find better ways to prevent and treat disease based on lifestyle, environment and genetics.
The University of Illinois at Chicago has received a $4.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve outcomes for patients with sickle cell disease.
The ultimate goal of translational research is to develop new medical innovations that improve public health. UICentre is at the forefront of UIC's drug discovery efforts.
REDCap is an easy and secure web-based application for building and managing online surveys and databases. Here, the REDCap team addresses the most common user questions.
The UICollaboratory helps connect campus health researchers to build multidiscplinary teams, find mentors, locate experts at other networked institutions, and more.
Regions of the brain that normally work together to process emotion become decoupled in people who experience multiple episodes of depression, neuroscientists report. The findings may help identify which patients will benefit from longterm antidepressant treatment to prevent the recurrence of depressive episodes.
Dr. Molly Martin explains why community involvement is becoming increasingly critical for the successful execution of health research.