Biomedical Research at RockfordBiomedical Research

Cutting-edge research conducted by faculty in the department of biomedical sciences has contributed to the current explosion of discoveries in the biomedical sciences. Areas of study include:

  • Cancer immunotherapy
  • Prostate cancer chemotherapy
  • Skin cancer research
  • Molecular biology
  • Immunology
  • Proteomics of infectious agents
  • Lung cancer biology
  • Vaccine development against microorganisms

Several of these projects involve international collaboration.

Faculty members have achieved an excellent reputation for significant contributions and leadership to scientific and professional societies at all levels of organization in our community, nationally and internationally.