Future Ready

September 8, 2021 0

Northwestern’s new Center for Pathogen Genomics and Microbial Evolution is laying the groundwork to prevent future pandemics.

For Every Man

September 8, 2021 0

Northwestern investigators make critical impact on prostate cancer research and care.

Stopping a Silent Killer

September 8, 2021 0

Northwestern’s unprecedented outpatient lung cancer surgery makes it safer and easier than ever for patients with early-stage disease to return to their lives — in just a few hours.

Passion for Equity

September 7, 2021 0

New assistant dean for medical education Linda Suleiman, MD, weaves health equity into her curriculum goals and her own career as an orthopaedic surgeon.

Research Briefs

New Spherical Nucleic Acid ‘Drug’ Kills Tumor Cells in Humans with Glioblastoma

August 31, 2021 0

An experimental spherical nucleic acid drug developed by Northwestern scientists was able to penetrate the blood-brain barrier and trigger the death of glioblastoma cells.

Evaluating Esophageal Hypervigilance and Symptom Anxiety

August 31, 2021 0

Measuring levels of hypervigilance and anxiety may improve healthcare providers’ understanding of severe esophageal diseases and treatment strategies, according to a Northwestern Medicine study.

Hippocampus Creates ‘Shapes of Knowledge’

August 31, 2021 0

Neurons in the hippocampus encode a spatial map of learned knowledge, helping humans and other mammals navigate the world, according to a study published in…

Inhibiting SAM Biosynthesis to Slow Tumor Growth

August 31, 2021 0

Inhibiting production of a key material produced by the mTOR pathway could slow tumor growth, according to a recent Northwestern Medicine study.

Alumni News

Open Minded

David Rhew, ’92 MD, has spent his career exploring the intersection of medicine, technology, and innovation.