Welcome to the Department of Neurobiology
Follow the links to learn about our faculty, research, and academic programs. Our faculty are involved in a wide range of research programs in the neurosciences and the department serves as the home of the Evelyn F. McKnight UAB Brain Institute. For more information about the department's history and facilities, please click here. Prospective students should follow the link to the graduate program.
Kudos to Civitans and Neurobiology!!!!The UAB Research Civitan Club and the Department of Neurobiology collected toys and food to be used for a family in need during this very special season. Attached is a small sampling of goods received. Good job!!!!
Nicotinic Receptors is now available in print or eBook. Edited by Dr. Robin Lester, the book is a comprehensive overview of nicotinic receptors that addresses their history from crystal structure to behavior as well as their implications in disease and potential as therapeutic targets.
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Sweatt - Thomson Reuters ResearcherDavid Sweatt has been selected as a Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher! As a member of the Highly Cited Researcher list, he will also be included in the 2014 The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds.
“Highly Cited Researchers 2014 represents some of world’s leading scientific minds. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers—ranking among the top 1% most cited for their subject field and year of publication, earning them the mark of exceptional impact.” http://highlycited.com/
Congratulations Dr. Sweatt!!