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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Northwestern researchers make breakthrough discovery in genetic factors of small-cell lung cancer

November 16, 2022

Feinberg researchers recently discovered a link between a previously unknown gene and the formation of a rare and aggressive lung cancer.  Small-cell lung cancer, the disease linked to the gene, typically...

The Technological Institute. Northwestern hosted its EXCEL Scholars program for McCormick freshmen virtually this summer.

University considers research options in the fall

August 20, 2020

Northwestern faculty and administrators discussed plans to increase laboratory access for research on the Evanston and Chicago campuses during Thursday’s Return to Campus Discussion Series webinar. The...

The Technological Institute. After finding an unexpected weakness in SARS-CoV-2, Northwestern researchers designed a molecule that reduces the virus’s ability to attach to human cell receptors.

Northwestern researchers find new weakness in virus that causes COVID-19

August 18, 2020

Northwestern researchers have discovered a new potential weakness of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. McCormick Prof. Monica Olvera de la Cruz and Baofu Qiao, a research assistant professor,...

Summer Undergraduate Research Grant recipients adapt to social distancing

May 21, 2020

As Undergraduate Research Grant applications were under review, COVID-19 changed everyone’s daily lives. Students and faculty discuss the difficulties of completing research under quarantine. Closed...

Fine: Science is creative and should be taught accordingly

Fine: Science is creative and should be taught accordingly

January 30, 2020

Science and engineering are inherently creative and explorative fields. For every question that a scientist answers, they find themselves with thousands more, ushering in further innovations and discoveries....

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