September 07, 2016
Coating insulin-producing cell-clusters with a thin protective layers may be a way to modify and use pig tissue to ultimately treat human diabetes. Testing in mice is the next step.
The partnership will provide scholarships and a reverse transfer agreement with Jefferson State to help deserving Alabama students realize their fullest potential.
Hunter Drinkard of Creola, Samantha Fry of Mobile and Cailet Hardtmann-Huckabee of Huntsville will attend UAB this fall after earning four-year scholarships.
May 02, 2016
More than 30 demonstrations will showcase basic science principles to local elementary and middle school students.
April 26, 2016
Summa cum laude graduate John Wesley Chancellor has been selected to serve in the Peace Corps, joining others from UAB in a longstanding tradition of involvement in the program.
Joining SARA enables the university to expand access to online programs and open doors for more students to take classes at UAB.
April 14, 2016
March 23, 2016
This mass spectrometry method can locate where molecular changes occur in a thin slice of tissue, and it has broad applicability to biomedical research.
March 16, 2016
February 24, 2016
Twenty-one students who have established themselves as leaders and innovators will travel to California in April for additional mentoring and support for their projects.
February 12, 2016
The properties of cubic or spherical shape and solid or elastic stiffness affect the fates of polymer microcapsules meant to carry chemotherapy to a tumor.
November 30, 2015
Approximately 600 students apply for the Hertz Fellowship each year; only 15 percent are invited for a first-round interview.
The winners of the 34th annual Mr. and Ms. UAB Scholarship Competition will be announced at UAB’s Hoops on the Haasephalt event set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, on the Campus Green.
September 30, 2015
E. coli ClpB is a bacterial enzyme that untangles proteins. Such tangles are hallmarks of neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. A study led by UAB's Aaron Lucius, Ph.D., offers new insight on this amazing molecular machine, and could eventually point toward new treatment approaches.
September 22, 2015
UAB researchers discover a new protein interaction from the 1918 flu strain that may help influenza circumvent the host immune response that would fight viral infection.
April 24, 2015
Here’s a look at the many fellowships, scholarships, honors and awards earned by the talented 2015 spring graduates at UAB.
UAB yields two-plus winners for fourth consecutive year for national undergraduate research scholarship program.
March 10, 2015
The commission will present awards for 2015’s Outstanding Women and present a free lecture by leadership expert Betsy Myers.
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August 06, 2014
Former chemistry and biology student is one of fewer than 100 students selected worldwide for prestigious internship program.