Argonne selects innovators from across nation to grow startups

Second cohort of Chain Reaction Innovation fellows embeds innovators in national laboratory

UChicago Food Allergy Startup ClostraBio Raises $3.5 Million

ClostraBio, a food allergy company, headed by Professors Cathryn Nagler and Jeffrey Hubbell and former IME postdoc John Colson, recently closed on a $3.5 million seed financing round.

ADMX announces breakthrough in axion dark matter detection technology

Fermilab-managed Axion Dark Matter Experiment is the world’s first and only experiment to have achieved the necessary sensitivity to “hear” the telltale signs of dark matter axions

UK commits $88 million to LBNF/DUNE

The UK and U.S. have signed the first ever umbrella science and technology agreement between the two nations.

Creating Capacity

UChicago researchers and scholars transform the way we see the world. Research, Innovation and National Laboratories provides comprehensive support, guidance and resources to help our researchers advance their work, including connections to world-leading researchers and facilities at Argonne National Laboratory, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Giant Magellan Telescope project.



Polsky Center Entrepreneurship for Science and Medicine course

Wednesdays, April 11 – May 9
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Harper Center
5807 S. Woodlawn Ave.
For faculty, other researchers, postdocs and graduate students
Apply online

Mind Bytes 2018

May 8, 2018
12 p.m. -5 p.m.
Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th Street,
Registration Required

2018 Mind and Brain Annual Lecture: Saving the Synapse

Monday, May 14, 2018
5 p.m. 
Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater
77 East Randolph Street, Chicago
Registration Required



Laboratory Safety

Research safety is essential to the responsible conduct of scientific inquiry. Contact the Office of Research Safety for more resources on campus-wise research laboratory safety, user training and information.


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National Laboratories

We manage one of the world’s most preeminent research networks. From historic experiments in nuclear energy, developmental biology, and particle physics to today’s challenges of renewable power, dark matter, and microbial ecology, these institutions have long been at the vanguard of discovery.