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  • Developing a finger-prick blood test for toxic metals

    Article includes comments from Erin Haynes, DrPH, professor in the Department of Environmental Health. A UIC professor is spearheading an effort to develop a small, portable sensor that measures human exposure to toxic metals like lead and manganese using a single finger prick of blood -and that delivers results in minutes.
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  • Dr. Alvaro Puga keynotes international symposium

    Alvaro Puga, PhD, professor of environmental health, associate director for the Center for Environmental Genetics, and a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), delivered the keynote address at the 2018 International Ah Receptor Symposium (AhR 2018). The conference was held August 28-31 in Paris.
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Marlene Harris-Ride Cincinnati gives $200,000 to support cancer research

Ride Cincinnati continued its support of UC Cancer Institute scientists withthe annual award of seven grants, totaling $200,000,to continue promisingbreast cancer research. Read Story

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