Wawrzyniec Dobrucki and team, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Beckman Institutue
December 14, 2017

The Beat Goes On: Group Works on Developing Heart Phantom

  • By LibbyKacich

A group of students from the Biomedical Engineering Society is working with Wawrzyniec Dobrucki, a Carle Illinois professor, to develop PhantomCOR, a dynamic, multimodal heart phantom that can be used to test and validate new research protocols and novel imaging strategies.

cancer stem cells illustration, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
November 27, 2017

Drug-delivering nanoparticles seek and destroy elusive cancer stem cells

  • By LibbyKacich

Illinois researchers developed nanoparticles that can target cancer stem cells (yellow), the rare cells within a tumor (blue) that can cause cancer to recur or spread.

Carle Illinois researchers developed nanoparticles that can target cancer stem cells, the rare cells within a tumor that can cause cancer to recur or spread.

Timothy Fan and Paul Hergenrother, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
November 27, 2017

Cancer drug starts clinical trials in human brain-cancer patients

  • By LibbyKacich

Illinois researchers are testing the safety of a new cancer drug in a clinical trial for humans with late-stage brain cancer.

November 13, 2017

Stem cells from muscle could address diabetes-related circulation problems

  • By LibbyKacich
Judith Rowen, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
November 9, 2017

Judith L. Rowen, M.D., new associate dean for academic affairs

  • By LibbyKacich

Meet Judith L. Rowen, M.D., our first permanent associate dean for academic affairs.

Share the Vision event, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
October 27, 2017

Research leaps ahead via Carle Illinois College of Medicine leaders

  • By LibbyKacich

Professor Dipanjan Pan and Carle ophthalmologist Leanne Labriola, DO, have developed a device called OcuCheck, which recently resulted in Phase II funding from the National Science Foundation.

Dr. King Li, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, prospective student video message
October 26, 2017

A message from Dean Li

  • By LibbyKacich

Dr. King Li, inaugural dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, has a message for prospective students interested in joining our first class of future physician-innovators. Watch the video.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
October 13, 2017

Accredited and Recruiting Students

  • By LibbyKacich

We’ve achieved preliminary accreditation from the LCME and are now actively recruiting our first class with full four-year scholarships.

September 12, 2017

Inclusive Illinois Day 2017

  • By LibbyKacich

Carle Illinois College of Medicine embraces the university’s commitment to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff.

August 30, 2017

Study examines dietary fats’ impact on healthy, obese adults

  • By LibbyKacich

Substituting foods low in saturated fat may not be as beneficial for high cholesterol and weight loss as previously thought, suggests a new study co-authored by assistant professor Dr. Margarita Teran-Garcia.