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Treatment Target for Pancreatic Cancer

Transcription factor may act as a tumor suppressor.

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Recurring Brain Tumor Halted by New Drug

Newly identified drug inhibits growth of meningiomas.

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Mitochondria and Inflammation

Respiratory chain controls protein complex linked to inflammation.

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Regulation of Prostate Cancer Metastasis

Transcription factor found to have a role in lipid biosynthesis.

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What Makes Us Unique

In the heart of downtown Chicago, Feinberg invites students, faculty and staff to be part of a forward-thinking institution committed to improving human health through education and discovery.

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Discover Feinberg

At Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, we’re inspired by possibility and undaunted by complexity. Go inside our world-class laboratories and classrooms and meet our leaders, who are dedicated to improving the future of all human health.

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Nemmers Prize in Medical Science

The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science, which carries a $200,000 stipend, is given to a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in their discipline as demonstrated by works of lasting significance.

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Women in Medicine

Women make up over half of our medical students and trainees; are leading over $200 million in funded research and represent over 100 senior leaders at Feinberg. Learn more about the contribution of women at our medical school: those trailblazers of the past; the chairs, chiefs and investigators of today; and the trainees and students who are developing into medicine’s future leaders.

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Women in Medicine

Physician-Scientist Training & Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and formal training programs to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.

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Northwestern Medicine Magazine

Northwestern Medicine Magazine

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In the latest issue of Northwestern Medicine magazine, read about Northwestern scientists investigating regenerative medicine, how herpesviruses check into the human body for life, and Northwestern Medicine's range of programs designed to help people with high-risk pregnancies. Also, get to know Robert Murphy, MD, and learn about his plans for the Robert J. Havey, MD Institute for Global Health.

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Northwestern’s Commitment to an Inclusive Environment

All members of the Northwestern University community should be free from harassment and discrimination, and we intend to uphold our values. If any member of the community feels they have been treated unfairly because of their race, country of origin or where they have traveled, please reach out to the Office of Equity.

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