A UAB study discovers a pathway used by malignant tumor cells to invade healthy parts of the brain, giving researchers a fresh target for drug discovery.
A clinical review from geriatricians urges primary care physicians to take a more aggressive role in ascertaining the mobility of their older patients.
A new study found chronic alcohol use may interfere with the genetic clocks in liver cells to accelerate liver damage.
World-renowned scientists search for ways to prevent acute kidney failure and improve management of the disease.
New research shows while there’s an association between breakfast habits and obesity, some practices by scientists have led the evidence for a causal claim to be exaggerated.
Study is first to reveal the role of the kidney in the regulation of iron metabolism following injury.
In the lab, sleep-restricted adolescents showed a 50 percent increase in hits or close calls with virtual vehicles when they crossed the street tired.
Researchers found differences in polymerase chains thought to be similar, potentially opening new pathways toward cancer drug development.
Molecular events that form such “reward memories” appear to differ from those created by drug addiction, despite the popular theory that addiction hijacks normal reward pathways.