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Keep up to date with all things CCTS by reading the Winter 2017 Newsletter
CCTS Supported Researcher, Dr. Sirimon Reutrakul, says people with Type 2 diabetes who have moderate-to-severe sleep apnea and hypertension are three times more likely to experience diabetes-related complications.
Read about the exciting clinical and translational pilot projects recently funded by the CCTS, and mark your calendar for the Spring 2018 Request for Applications.
Eagerly awaiting word on the Spring Pilot Grant RFA? We understand. While leadership plans for the next round of funding, read about the exciting translational pilot projects we recently funded.
Read about our recently funded Clinical and Translational Science Scholars and learn about the current KL2 Award call for applications.
A study has found that a tablet computer application helped heart patients with drug-eluting stents take their medications correctly.
The University of Illinois at Chicago has received a $4.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve outcomes for patients with sickle cell disease.
Regions of the brain that normally work together to process emotion become decoupled in people who experience multiple episodes of depression, neuroscientists report. The findings may help identify which patients will benefit from longterm antidepressant treatment to prevent the recurrence of depressive episodes.
Study examines community health workers versus asthma educators
African American men at elevated risk for developing type 2 diabetes may have fewer beneficial and more harmful intestinal bacteria, according to research presented by University of Illinois at Chicago endocrinologist Dr. Irina Ciubotaru at the ENDO 2015 meeting in San Diego.
For the second year the Center for Clinical and Translational Science presented an award for Multidisciplinary Team Science at the College of Medicine Research Forum. This year’s award recipient was Amit Paul, a graduate student from the Department of Bioengineering, for his...