Viktor Gruev, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
April 5, 2018

New camera gives surgeons a butterfly’s-eye view of cancer

  • By KaraSauder

Inspired by the eye of the morpho butterfly, a new camera that can see both visible and infrared light could help surgeons more easily identify cancerous tissue.

March 27, 2018

Several Carle Illinois faculty ranked as excellent

  • By KaraSauder

Several Carle Illinois College of Medicine faculty members have been recognized for their excellence in teaching, being named to the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning’s List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine, Student Acceptance
March 15, 2018

32 students receive admissions offers

  • By KaraSauder

Today, the highly-selective Carle Illinois College of Medicine has extended offers of admission to its first 32 students.

Wilfred van der Donk, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
March 14, 2018

Study yields more than a million new cyclic compounds, some with pharmaceutical potential

  • By KaraSauder

Researchers, including Carle Illinois College of Medicine research mentor Wilfred van der Donk, say they can now produce a vast library of unique cyclic compounds, some with the capacity to interrupt specific protein-protein interactions that play a role in disease. The new compounds have cyclic structures that give them stability and enhance their ability to bind to their targets.

Rashid Bashir, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
March 9, 2018

Rashid Bashir Named 2018 Royal Society of Chemistry Fellow

  • By KaraSauder

Rashid Bashir, executive associate dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine and Grainger Distinguished Chair of Bioengineering has been selected as a Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) fellow, in recognition of his research contributions in the broad field of BioMEMS and biomedical nanotechnology.

Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 19, 2018

Many applied to be in inaugural Carle Illinois College of Medicine class

  • By KaraSauder
February 19, 2018

Alexa, give me a diagnosis: New Illinois med school built for health-tech future

  • By KaraSauder
Jenny Amos, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 13, 2018

Bioengineering at Illinois Refocuses Curriculum with Medical and Engineering Collaboration

  • By KaraSauder

When engineers are immersed in medical problems, it’s a strong step toward engineering-infused solutions. Bioengineering at Illinois is working toward a curriculum overhaul that provides clinical experience for students early in their education, allowing them to engage with health care challenges and propel them to imagine the possibilities that can come out of engineering-based solutions.

Jeffrey Moore, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
February 1, 2018

Carle Illinois College of Medicine faculty, Dr. Jeffrey Moore, selected for distinguished chair

  • By KaraSauder
January 16, 2018

Novel chip-based gene expression tool analyzes RNA quickly and accurately

  • By KaraSauder

A Carle Illinois College of Medicine Executive Associate Dean, Dr. Rashid Bashir, collaboration with Mayo has demonstrated a novel gene expression analysis technique that can accurately measure levels of RNA quickly and directly from a cancerous tissue sample while preserving the spatial information across the tissue.