Success Stories 2020

Success stories feature CBC awardees and other CBC community members, as well as research accomplishments attributed to CBC funding.


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2020

June 23, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Cite us — we’ll “cite” you back!
Forty-one new publications attributed to twenty-five CBC Awards contribute to a total of 2566 publications that are the result of CBC-sponsored research to date
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June 4, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Could NAD-supplemented diet attenuate aging?
It appears so, at least in mice, according to Joseph Bass, NU, senior author on a recent Molecular Cell publication which was partially supported by a CBC Spark Award
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March 20, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
UIC 2019 Researcher and Innovator of the Year Awards Announced
Three UIC researchers with ties to the CBC, Stephanie Cologna, Laura Sanchez and Joanna Burdette, honored with the Researcher of the Year Rising Star in Basic Life Sciences Award
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March 13, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Trap or release on-demand
Two CBC Awards are acknowledged in a recent Nanoscale publication for helping to build first-class sophisticated research infrastructure in the Greater Chicago region
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March 11, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
On the heels of NOS
Yamuna Krishnan, UChicago, publishes in Nature Chemical Biology the results of her CBC Catalyst Award-supported research on the development of a novel tool enabling live tracking of nitric oxide synthase (NOS) subcellular localization and activity
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March 10, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Making organs better for transplant
CBC Scholar Alum Greg Tietjen from UChicago, now Assistant Professor at Yale, researches new ways to help patients get the organs they need
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March 3, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
The first unveiling of the COVID-19 coronavirus partial structure takes place in Chicago
Congratulations are due to a CBC affiliate, Andrzej Joachimiak, UChicago and Argonne National Laboratory and to recent CBC Accelerator Award recipient, Karla Satchell, NU
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March 3, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Understanding viruses
A CBC Catalyst Award to Yuan He, NU, helps to decipher a paramyxovirus polymerase 3D structure; a CBC affiliate, Robert Lamb, NU, co-authors the publication
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February 11, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Migraineurs – hope is on the horizon!
Supported in part through a CBC Director’s Fund Award, Richard Kraig, UChicago, reports in Brain Research his new findings on the development of a promising migraine therapeutic
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February 3, 2020
SUCCESS STORY
Cite us — we’ll “cite” you back!
Three CBC community members among the twenty-two UChicago faculty honored with named professorships or appointed distinguished service professors
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