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Bolton presented Founders’ Award at ACS annual meeting
Bolton presented Founders’ Award at ACS annual meeting

Judy Bolton, PhD, University of Illinois Cancer Center member and distinguished professor and head of the department of medicinal chemistry and pharmcognosy at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, received the Founders’ Award from the Division of Chemical Toxicology on Sunday at the American Chemical Society’s annual…

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Epigenetic pathways may lead Thomas to cancer cure
Epigenetic pathways may lead Thomas to cancer cure

The path to discovering a cure for breast cancer is fraught with twists and turns, but Douglas Thomas, PhD believes he may be traveling on the right road. Thomas, University of Illinois Cancer Center member and associate professor of medicinal chemistry and pharmacognosy in the UIC College of Pharmacy, is…

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Chicago Loop Life Expectancy
Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood Life Expectancy

Life expectancy in the Chicago Loop is 85-years-old, but just a few miles away in the neighborhoods of Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood, that age drops drastically to just over 70. We are striving to understand these differences and are working to reduce these burdens.