The death in the past week of a West Side teen who collapsed during a basketball tournament may provide medical science with a way to determine how to find and treat the rare condition that killed him.
CHICAGO (CBS) – The partial government shutdown may affect the biomedical research planned at some Chicago hospitals. Oct. 5 is a date that researchers at Rush University have been preparing for some time. It’s the […]
Investigators believe a shipment of 18 human heads intercepted by customs officials at O’Hare International Airport are, in fact, legitimate medical specimens, authorities said Tuesday.
Some treatment rooms get a new name–and thousands of patients get some new hope–as the University of Illinois dedicates a research and care center to the late Comedian Bernie Mac.
U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin is urging voters to write letters to their Congressmen and tell them to leave the funding for medical research alone.