New research from UAB shows definitive link between a protein and cell activation; shutting both down could be a target of new treatments for cancer and autoimmune diseases.

Community cancer centers and hospitals in Alabama and Georgia will get access to the latest cancer research and treatments.
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A common combination screen proved no more effective than non-screening, but scientists are finding new ways to prevent and treat the disease.

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UAB and Specialists on Call are working together to introduce telemedicine for stroke care in community hospitals throughout Alabama.

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Blacks, Hispanics and Asians are more likely than whites to spend their life savings to extend life; preferences could inform cancer care.

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By mapping a patient’s genome, and their tumor’s, with whole-genome sequencing, physicians can use more targeted therapies.

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Tigatuzumab, developed at UAB with Daiichi-Sankyo, targets aggressive, hard-to-treat tumors that make up 25 percent of all breast cancers

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UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center helps drop cancer disparities while brain tumor research holds promise for new therapies to fight gliomas

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NASA-developed technology designed to grow plants in space proves effective at treating cancer patients’ mouth sores in a UAB clinical trial.

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