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New Technology Gives Unprecedented Look Inside Capillaries

Vadim Backman's tool uses 3D-imaging to detect changes in capillary organization for early diagnosis of disease. read more


Materials Design Center Receives $25 Million Grant

Northwestern-hosted Center for Hierarchical Materials Design establishes Chicago as a hub for materials innovation.read more


Space Microbes Aren’t So Alien After All

Genetic evidence shows bacteria on the International Space Station are adapting to survive, not to harm.read more

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