Northwestern faculty elected to National Academy of Medicine

Northwestern faculty elected to National Academy of Medicine

Four Northwestern University professors have been honored with election to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Joining more than 2,200 active NAM members are Dr. David Cella, Dr. Susan Quaggin, John A. Rogers and Catherine Woolley. Rogers, who is already a member...
The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Medicine

The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Medicine

“My plan was to become a pharmacist,” says Irawati (Angki) Kandela, PhD, Assistant Director of the Developmental Therapeutics Core (DTC), a CLP-affiliated core facility, and Research Assistant Professor in the Pharmacology Department at Northwestern.  Growing up in...
Catching evolution in the act

Catching evolution in the act

Charles Darwin was right. In his 1859 book, “On the Origin of Species,” the famed scientist hypothesized that artificial selection (or domestication) and natural selection work in the same ways. Now an international team, led by Northwestern University, has produced...