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Evanston doctor loses medical license after buying $1 million of imported cancer medicine

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 11, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

An Evanston doctor agreed to relinquish her medical license to settle charges by state officials after allegedly buying and dispensing $1 million worth of non-approved imported cancer drugs to her patients, The Associated Press ...

Two Northwestern researchers influential in policy change on gender inclusion in research

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

May 27, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

The work of two Northwestern researchers was influential in a recent policy change by the National Institutes of Health, which will require that researchers include their plans for balancing male and female cells and animal...

FDA details potential plan to grant accelerated approval to Duchenne treatment

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dance Marathon 2014, Latest Stories

The Food and Drug Administration outlined a possible pathway that would grant accelerated approval to a drug with the potential to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the disease Dance Marathon raised more than $1.3 million to fu...

Iowa senator’s request revives controversy over medical device used at Northwestern

Cat Zakrzewski, Reporter

April 3, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A U.S. senator is analyzing new documents he requested from Northwestern related to a 2008 controversy over a medical device patients alleged was used before it was cleared by the Food and Drug Administration, a spokeswoman...