Researchers identify the strategy that highly aggressive brain tumor cells use to fuel their relentless expansion and reveal a fresh target for cancer therapy.
UAB Nathan E. Miles Chair of Ophthalmology has been named chair-elect of the Ethics and Regulations in Human Research Committee of the Association for Research in Vision Science and Ophthalmology.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Women have no effect on mice, but men cause a stress level comparable to a three-minute swim. Results indicate that researchers should account for these variables.
Top university administrators say patents and commercialization of projects should factor into faculty promotions and tenure.
Published in Faculty Excellence
The Journal of Biological Chemistry recognizes UAB scientists’ paper on exosomes, particles that change the behavior of cells, while the research team examines shutting down tumor growth.
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center has been selected as a  lead academic site and received a prestigious NCI grant that will open up clinical trials across a nationwide network and expand treatment options for patients.
Published in Service to Community
Prestigious awards program honors junior faculty who excel in research and education.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Additional resources benefiting Birmingham will help address critical issues and become more livable for all.
Students from a variety of academic disciplines will present at this year's UAB undergraduate research expo.
Published in Student Experience
UAB and Stanford are the first U.S. universities chosen for Facebook-sponsored contest in which computer-security enthusiasts attack and defend from peers online.
UAB health disparities symposium examines integrating social and biological factors.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Two student R&D projects at UAB attract international attention.
The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees recently appointed Murat M. Tanik, Ph.D., to the Wallace R. Bunn Chair of Telecommunications in the UAB School of Engineering.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Information and Organization recently published a research paper on innovation in firm-sponsored OSS communities from UAB Assistant Professor Paul Di Gangi, Ph.D.
Published in Faculty Excellence
A research paper on detecting human mood using sensors in mobile devices from postdoctoral fellow Munirul Haque, Ph.D., was selected as best paper at a recent international conference
Published in Faculty Excellence
American Accounting Association ranks programs, individuals based on their accounting education research production through six years.
Published in Faculty Excellence
Researchers at UAB show that high-intensity strength training improves mobility, mood and overall quality of life for Parkinson’s patients.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
A UAB/VA study shows that home hospice techniques on terminally ill, hospitalized patients have a positive impact on end-of-life care.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
UAB researchers say that antibiotics continue to be inappropriately used in emergency rooms despite worries over antibiotic resistance.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
UAB health policy experts recently completed a survey of 601 Alabama residents on issues of the ACA, the Exchange and Medicaid expansion.
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