University of Illinois at Chicago

More elderly using dangerous drug combinations

One in six older adults now regularly use potentially deadly combinations of prescription and over-the-counter medications and dietary supplements—a two-fold increase over a five-year period, according to new research at ...

Mar 21, 2016
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Metabolism may keep cancer cells in check

Researchers have found that a long-known tumor suppressor, whose mechanism of holding cell growth in check has remained murky for over 40 years, works in part by keeping the cell's energy metabolism behaving in grown-up fashion.

Oct 16, 2015
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