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.
Changes to a key protein amplified its natural ability to counter kidney disease, according to a study published today by School of Medicine researchers in the journal Nature Medicine.
Researchers try to answer why to improve targets for further declines in strokes.
Damage to heart muscle caused by a heart attack turns on immune cells in the spleen that accelerate heart failure.
The hospital boasts 154 credentialed medical staff, including 80 surgeons, and has trained more than 200 ophthalmologists. 
Henry (Hank) Hoffman, Ph.D., a member of the faculty at UAB from 1957 until 1988, passed away on Thanksgiving Day and was buried Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.
The UAB Driving Assessment Clinic can help those with low vision get a driver's license.
PNP Therapeutics, UAB and Southern Research Institute work abolishes otherwise unmanageable human cancers in preclinical rodent studies.