Neal Cohen Named Director of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Neal Cohen will work closely with researchers and campus administrators to develop the new Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute at Illinois.
Skeletal Muscle-Powered Bio-Bots Can Walk on Command
U. of I. engineering group, led by head of bioengineering Rashid Bashir, continues to develop tiny bio-bots made of synthetic hydrogels and living cells with various promising future clinical applications. Graphic by Janet Sinn-Hanlon
Study Finds Stem Cells Help Muscle Tissue to Repair and Strengthen Itself
University of Illinois kinesiology and community health professor Marni Boppart's findings may lead to new interventions to combat age-related declines in muscle structure and function. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer
GaitTrack App Makes Cellphone a Medical Monitor for Heart and Lung Patients
Professor Bruce Schatz and colleagues developed a smartphone app, GaitTrack, which monitors chronic heart and lung patients by analyzing the way they walk.
New Online Resources Accelerate Translation of Basic Science Research into Clinical Application
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