Traci Bratton

Traci Bratton

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The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center and HudsonAlpha will rely on a combination of new research, clinical applications and joint recruiting with the ultimate goal of reducing disparities in cancer outcomes among different demographic groups.

UAB professor, Dr. Peter King, has a reason for taking the challenge. He studies ALS and treats patients suffering from the disease.

It happens most every night. Your head hits the pillow and consciousness wanes. Remembered or not, bizarre and fantastical worlds are likely to flood the brain, all while your eyes are closed. 

From Birmingham Medical News
Michael Saag, MD came to Birmingham in 1981 to begin his residency in internal medicine at UAB with plans become a cardiologist. A few days after arriving in the city, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control reported eight cases of “unusual opportunistic infections” in gay men. The discovery of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) soon sent Saag down a career path he never imagined.

For years, we’ve heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But scientific support for that idea has been surprisingly meager.

The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly announce the first 44 institutions designated as NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Information Assurance (IA)/Cyber Defense (CD).

Art Tipton plans to continue SRI’s work in drug development, the defense world and clean energy, while also increasing collaboration with UAB and boosting commercialization efforts from the research that takes place at the institute.

Keb' Mo' is  about to embark on the second half of a tour following the release of his acclaimed album "BLUESAmericana." He will be in Birmingham on Wednesday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Alys Stephens Center, along with Philadelphia's G. Love & Special Sauce.

You know how people often say the book is better than the movie because you can create your own pictures? The same thing is true for audio. A new show with its American debut Tuesday at UAB's Alys Stephens Center puts that notion to the test.

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