Etty (Tika) Benveniste, PhD, professor and chair of the UAB Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology is senior author on a study about how a common cell pathway that helps regulate cell survival and production is turned on could lead to new treatments for autoimmune diseases and cancer. The study was published in the July 2011 issue of the journal Blood. Click here to read more.
Eric Sorscher, PhD leads a team from UAB and around the world to improve life for patients with Cystic fibrosis, a hereditary disease caused by mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). Click here to read about breakthorughs in this area of research.