James Kirklin, M.D., elected to position on the American Heart Association’s Greater Southeast Affiliate Board of Directors.
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.
Stagno, who came to UAB as a fellow in 1971, will stay on until his successor is in place.
David Pollock, Ph.D., and Jennifer Pollock, Ph.D., will direct the new Translational Cardio-Renal Research section in Nephrology starting in early 2014.
Researchers found differences in polymerase chains thought to be similar, potentially opening new pathways toward cancer drug development.
As part of the award, Peter Anderson, D.V.M., Ph.D., director of Pathology Undergraduate Education, will lead faculty development programs and hands-on workshops at the Tzu-Chi University College of Medicine in Taiwan for two weeks.
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.
Discovery leads researchers to redouble efforts to design a new class of drugs to treat diabetes.