Professor of Microbiology David Briles, Ph.D., and Professor of Optometry Lawrence DeLucas, O.D., Ph.D., will be inducted into the NIA, professional distinction accorded to academic inventors.
Microbiology Professor John Kearney's research in monoclonal antibodies led to treatments for breast cancer, rheumatoid arthritis and more during his 40 years at UAB and earned him selection as the 2013 Distinguished Faculty Lecturer.
Fast, inexpensive gene sequencing needed to make possible personalized medicine.
David Chaplin, M.D., Ph.D., to the new position in the School of Medicine aimed at increasing development opportunities for faculty.
Tomana retired as a research professor of medicine in the Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology in July 1997 after working almost 40 years at UAB.
The Mix asked Ming Luo, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Microbiology to answer some common questions about bird flu.
The annual award is the highest for research in the Department of Medicine. 
Jennifer Rowland and Nicholas Eustace will spend eight to 12 weeks at the KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV.
A new round of grand funding will allow researchers to study the HIV and tuberculosis epidemics.

Jiri Mestecky, M.D., Ph.D., was honored recently for his service to UAB, where he has studied immunology, and published 500+ papers, in 45 years.

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