Balancing Act

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Feinberg scientists are investigating how regulating inflammation can be a pathway to treating a range of diseases.

Making Connections

December 3, 2021 0

D. James Surmeier, PhD, has steered the Department of Neuroscience to a new name and recognition of Northwestern Medicine’s growing prominence in neuroscience research.

Motion Restored

December 3, 2021 0

Northwestern Medicine’s Center for Spine Health gets patients back on their feet.

Information Innovator

December 3, 2021 0

Galter Health Sciences Library and Learning Center director Kristi Holmes, PhD, is helping bring biomedical libraries into the future.

Research Briefs

Combination Treatment May Prolong HIV Viral Suppression

December 3, 2021 0

A novel combination treatment may increase the ability of monoclonal antibodies to control viral infection in patients diagnosed with HIV.

Investigating Long-Lived Mitochondrial Proteins

December 3, 2021 0

A subset of proteins in mitochondria of brain and heart cells are long-lived, supporting the long-term stability of mitochondrial complex architecture.

Gene Implicated in Poor Skin Cancer Therapy Outcomes

December 3, 2021 0

Losing a check on T-cell activation in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma cells is associated with poor outcomes, according to a recent study.

New Hope for Antibody to Treat Muscular Dystrophy

December 3, 2021 0

Scientists have developed an antibody that they believe can be used to treat muscular dystrophy, reducing muscle scarring in an animal model of the disease.

Alumni News

Fertility Pioneer

Sandra Carson, ’75, ’77 MD, ’81 GME, has devoted her career to finding innovative solutions to reproductive challenges.