AI Meets Basic Science

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Northwestern basic scientists are leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to untangle complex intracellular processes.

A New Path

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Northwestern scientists tackle a common — yet elusive — type of heart disease with novel approaches and a new urgency.

Beyond Borders

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World-class care attracts patients to Northwestern Medicine from across the globe.

Immunology Innovator

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New chief of Allergy and Immunology, Stephanie Eisenbarth, MD, PhD, hopes to unlock the secrets of the immune system.

Research Briefs

Recurring Brain Tumor Growth is Halted with New Drug

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First possible treatment for aggressive meningiomas that recur.

New Tool to Create Hearing Cells Lost in Aging

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‘We have overcome a major hurdle’ to restore hearing, investigators say.

Lower Statin Threshold Shown to be Cost-Effective

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Expanding prescription of statin medication to reduce low-density lipoprotein cholesterol could be a cost-effective intervention against cardiovascular disease.

Good Outcomes in COVID-19 Lung Transplants

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Patients with COVID-19-associated acute respiratory distress syndrome who received lung transplants had similar outcomes, compared to transplant patients without COVID-19.

Alumni News

Improving Outcomes for Colon Cancer

Rachel Issaka, MD, MAS, ’13, ’14 GME, has gained national recognition for her work to prevent colorectal cancer deaths — and increase health equity.