The Daily Northwestern

NU pharmaceutical spinoff aims to treat brain disorders

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

October 1, 2015

A Northwestern spinoff company that produces antidepressants was acquired in July by pharmaceutical company Allergan for an initial $560 million. The scientists and researchers behind the company, Naurex, hope to continue their...

Northwestern receives $17.5 million research grant for HIV prevention program

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

August 5, 2015

Northwestern Medicine scientists have received a $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to use over the next five years for the development of an implantable drug delivery system to protect high-risk individuals...

Evanston residents volunteer at Day of Caring

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

October 26, 2014

Evanston hosted an event Saturday to bring out people to participate in a day of volunteering. Through the Evanston Day of Caring, the city aimed to attract 300 volunteers, according to the website. As of Friday, about 200...