The Mix asked Ming Luo, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Microbiology to answer some common questions about bird flu.

It costs less to care for a geriatric patient hospitalized in a specialized Acute Care for Elders unit than it does for patients hospitalized in a more usual care setting.

The ultimate goal of BIO is to see more inventions save and improve lives while serving as a basis of new companies that spread prosperity.
Of the 27 antiretroviral drugs now approved for AIDS, seven were tested first in patients at the 1917 Clinic in Phase 1 clinical trials.
The findings are the first to show that structural remodeling of the brain occurs during rehabilitation in a pediatric population.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk for shingles, but new research at UAB indicates that biologics – the newest RA medications – don’t worsen that risk.
New study in European Heart Journal contradicts a recent study in the same publication, suggests evidence is lacking that digoxin increases mortality as atrial fibrillation treatment.
In an engineering feat, the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center installs a cyclotron unique to academic medical settings.
New marker predicts how resistant each patient’s brain cancer will be to chemotherapy.
Strengths cited for UAB are the quality of training and mentoring and career development opportunities and networking.