The mission of the Chicago Biomedical Consortium is to stimulate collaboration among scientists at Northwestern University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Chicago that will transform research at the frontiers of biomedicine.
The CBC gratefully acknowledges support from the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust.

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14th Annual CBC Symposium
Genetics of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders
November 11, 2016
UChicago Campus /Ida Noyes Hall

September 16, 2016
CBC Accomplishments 2016 Announced

CBC invites all to read about its accomplishments in 2016. Also, Perspectives 2016 are now published and available to download.
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Chicago Biotech

SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop

PROPEL invites all to the life sciences SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop led by BBCetc to be held at MATTER.

Workshop on September 27-28, 2016
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September 21, 2016
Follow the CBC on Tweeter @CBC_ChiBiomed!

September 21, 2016
ComSciCon-Chicago hosts second annual conference

The conference took place at NU Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center and brought together 50 graduate students from 12 different institutions including NU, UChicago, UIC, and UIUC. The CBC co-sponsored the event.
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Success Stories

September 21, 2016
Lever Award (2015) to Vadim Backman (NU), Lucy Godley (UChicago) and Jack Kaplan (UIC):
Researchers Discover that DNA Naturally Fluoresces

September 12, 2016
Catalyst Award (2014) to Erik Andersen (NU) and Ilya Ruvinsky (UChicago):
Male Chemistry Primes Females for Reproduction — But at a Cost

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Featured Events
Watch a Preview of the 14th Annual CBC Symposium!


September 23, 2016
Rosalind Franklin University
Gender Bias Under the Microscope: Rosalind Franklin University’s Inaugural Women in Medicine and Science Symposium

October 6, 2016
NU International Institute for Nanotechnology (INN)
Annual International Institute for Nanotechnology Symposium

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