research http://peoriapublicradio.org en Western Illinois bats used in Whitenose Syndrome research http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/western-illinois-bats-used-whitenose-syndrome-research <p>Whitenose Syndrome has devastated bat populations across the U.S. &nbsp;Now a researcher is hoping to answer some lingering questions about the disease by looking at bats in western Illinois. &nbsp;IPR’s Scott Stuntz reports:</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:03:00 +0000 Scott Stuntz 15006 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Western Illinois bats used in Whitenose Syndrome research IL public universities could share more research http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-public-universities-could-share-more-research <p></p><div>A new law requires Illinois' public universities to consider making their research available for free, but it does not require it.</div><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:02:53 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 10335 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL public universities could share more research Area medical research on display at symposium http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/area-medical-research-display-symposium <p></p><div>New medical research was on display at the Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center in Peoria. &nbsp;More than 40 resident physicians with the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria presented their findings. &nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 15 May 2013 18:20:19 +0000 Alex Rusciano 5640 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Area medical research on display at symposium Technology changes mice behavior http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/technology-changes-mice-behavior <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 20:46:20 +0000 Deborah Oldenkamp 3858 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Technology changes mice behavior Renowned cancer researcher resigns from UICOMP http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/renowned-cancer-researcher-resigns-uicomp-0 <p>A renowned professor and researcher with the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria has resigned his post. Doctor Jasti Rao resigned Monday morning due to health concerns. Doctor Rao headed the Cancer Research Center at U of I College of Medicine and was also a professor of cancer biology and neurosurgery. &nbsp;The College of Medicine Dean,Doctor Sara Rusch, says she will fill Doctor Rao’s roles until a replacement is found. &nbsp;Doctor Rao’s research efforts have led to a patented discovery of an anti-cancer treatment and more than $30 million in grant funding.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 20:17:17 +0000 Alex Rusciano 2978 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Renowned cancer researcher resigns from UICOMP