UIC Researchers Receive $6M For COVID-19 Treatment To Help Keep People Off Ventilators; Scientist Explains How It Works In Exclusive CBS 2 Interview"We expect that we can save the majority of the patients."
UIC Receives $6 Million Grant From Federal Government To Test VT-109, Drug To Treat Severe Lung Complications From COVID-19In the battle against COVID-19, the University of Illinois at Chicago has received $6 million from the federal government to test a potential drug to treat severe complications from infections with the coronavirus.
UIC Falls To Youngstown State In Horizon League TourneyMichael Akuchie had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead five Youngstown State players in double figures as the Penguins beat Illinois-Chicago in the Horizon League Tourney on Thursday night.
A Night After Beating Them, UIC Loses To Youngstown StateNaz Bohannon had 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to become Youngstown State's Division I level career rebounding leader in a win over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
UIC Flames Clobbered By Purdue Fort WayneJarred Godfrey had 16 points and Deonte Billups 15 as Purdue Fort Wayne beat Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
Jimmy Collins, First Coach To Lead UIC Flames To March Madness, DiesJimmy Collins, the first head coach to lead the University of Illinois at Chicago to the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament has died.
'Six Feet Apart' Exhibit Delves Into Emotional Toll Of Coronavirus Pandemic At UICWe know the hard data of the coronavirus pandemic – the rising number of cases and deaths. But an ongoing project at the University of Illinois at Chicago dives deeply into the emotional toll.
RayQuawndis Mitchell Has 23 Points As UIC Tops Central MichiganRayQuawndis Mitchell had a career-high 23 points as Illinois-Chicago narrowly defeated Central Michigan on Saturday night.
COVID In Chicago: UIC Researchers Say Sewage Testing Can Zero In On Where Virus Is Surging WorstThe subject of this story may not be dinner table talk, but it could be a game-changer in the fight against COVID-19. Chicago researchers are now testing sewage.
Chicago Plays Important Role In Development Of Highly Effective Moderna VaccineA second coronavirus vaccine, this one made by Moderna, has been found to be highly effective, and Chicago played a pivotal role.
UIC Goes To All-Remote Learning; 'I Don't Think It Feels Like School At All'"If you don't take measures at the right time, if you're not ahead of the curve, then you pay the price."
UIC Tests COVID-19 Trial VaccineIt's phase three of the trial, which Dr. Novak said is the most important phase. It's the one that determines if the injection actually works.
UIC COVID-19 Vaccine Trial UnderwayThe clinical trial of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine is now underway at UIC.
Protesters March Again Demanding Defunding Of PoliceThe first in a series of protests against police are under way in Chicago on Saturday.
At UIC, Concerns Grow About Lack Of Internships, Which Are Required For GraduationIt's a problem affecting university students nationwide: internships are in jeopardy.