Black men and women have twice the risk of fatal coronary heart disease as whites, but the disparity could be eliminated with better risk factor control.
The program works to reduce avoidable hospitalizations among nursing facility residents.
Discovery may broaden clinical applications for a class of drugs that show promise for the treatment of familial breast and ovarian cancer.
UAB research team finds protein TLR9 holds key to predicting survival and aggressiveness of triple negative breast cancer.
Because most years see low incidence rates of West Nile, vaccine research is challenging; UAB experts say reach for the DEET.
CT scans can help physicians predict which COPD patients are likely to take a turn for the worse, say UAB researchers.
Adrenalin-suppressing beta-blockers may delay need for valve-replacement surgery if used early in a growing cause of heart disease.
Former director of the UAB Injury Control Research Center named to emeritus position.
Identifying microbes on the skin, up the nose and in the gut of healthy people may help scientists understand several major diseases.
The University of Alabama Health Services Foundation General Endowment Fund awarded grants to aid research across UAB.