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.
Study authors say manipulating hormonal signals could effectively counter age-related cognitive decline.
Prematurity, low birth weight leading cause for the leveling off of infant mortality and neonatal mortality rates in the United States.
A UAB medical student discovered a previously uncategorized sub-group of patients with type 2 diabetes that might bring about changes in clinical practice.
Researchers say ketamine appears to work on depression by blocking the neurotransmitter glutamate from binding to the NMDA receptor on neurons.
A UAB research team has discovered a new pathway that contributes to fibrosis, or scarring in the lungs.