The Daily Northwestern

New drug has potential to target diseases that cause accelerated aging

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 2, 2014

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Northwestern Medicine scientists developed a new experimental drug with the potential to treat diseases that cause accelerated aging, including chronic kidney diseases, diabetes and HIV infection. The scientists' study, publi...

Northwestern professor creates inexpensive test for infectious diseases

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 28, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

A Northwestern professor was awarded a grant to work on a medical testing device that can be used to diagnose infectious diseases in remote, inaccessible areas. Biomedical engineering Prof. David Kelso, who earned a grant ...