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Northwestern Medicine study identifies molecules that kill cancer cells

Maddie Burakoff, Assistant Campus Editor

October 23, 2017

Filed under Academic, Campus, Science & Technology

A Northwestern Medicine study found that RNA “assassin molecules” can trigger a mechanism that forces cells to commit suicide, which may help develop new forms of cancer therapy, the University announced Thursday in a news r...

Northwestern Medicine creates miniature female reproductive tract

Mariana Alfaro, Print Managing Editor

April 9, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern researchers have created a miniature model of the female reproductive system, which they hope will change the future of research and treatment of diseases that affect women. The model, called EVATAR, is made out...

Clinic coordinated by Feinberg students provides free primary care to Rogers Park residents

Jake Holland, Assistant Campus Editor

February 15, 2017

Filed under Campus

Students at the Feinberg School of Medicine are putting their skills to use and administering care at a free clinic in Rogers Park. The Indian American Medical Association of Illinois Charitable Foundation Clinic, or the Devon...

Feinberg profs develop apps to improve mental health

Jonah Dylan, Assistant Campus Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Science & Technology

Researchers at the Feinberg School of Medicine have designed phone apps that aim to help users reduce depression and anxiety by interacting with the apps only a few times a day. Kathryn Noth Tomasino, who co-authored a stu...