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Read the latest news from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. The links below take you to articles where you can learn more about our faculty’s latest achievements, awards, and honors.

Chandel Named Inaugural Recipient of Ryan Family Research Acceleration Fund

Navdeep Chandel, PhD, has been selected as one of the inaugural recipients of a Ryan Family Research Acceleration Fund award. The fund was established to advance promising translational research in engineering and medicine at Northwestern. Read more here.

Grant Named Schmidt Science Fellow

Rogan Grant, PhD, has been named a 2024 Schmidt Science Fellow. The Schmidt Science Fellows program supports exceptional early-career scientists pursuing interdisciplinary research. Read more here.

Stoeger and Collaborators Find Longer Genes are Less Expressed in Aging

In an opinion piece published in the journal Trends in Genetics and featured on the front page of (Cell Press), Thomas Stoeger, PhD and coauthors show that biological aging is associated with decreased expression of longer genes. Read more here.