Science & Medicine

07.22.2019

How Margaret Gardel accidentally became a biophysicist.

Spring/19

A physician-economist tests the health and cost benefits of a closer doctor-patient relationship.

Spring/19

Cardiac surgeon Valluvan Jeevanandam was part of a team that made medical history.

04.09.2019

Physicist David McCowan, SM’08, PhD’14, explains food science to lay readers in the Takeout.

Winter/19

Neurobiologists approach a better grasp of a mother octopus’s grim final days.

11.26.18

Rumor has it that artificial intelligence image recognition sees giraffes everywhere—but that might be a stretch.

Fall/18

Justin Kasper, AB’99, once built a working nuclear reactor for Scav. Now he’s built an equally impossible instrument for NASA’s Parker Solar Probe.

Fall/18

By treating violence as a public health issue, UChicago Medicine trauma experts seek to transform care on Chicago’s South Side.

Fall/18

In CAR T-cell therapy, the immune system gets a boost that can be lifesaving.

Fall/18

For the UChicago doctors and molecular engineers working to enlist our own immune systems in the battle against cancer, successes and setbacks alike are critical to making the next leap.

Fall/18

A note from the dean of the Physical Sciences Division.

10.08.2018

Science and emotion in A Wrinkle in Time.