Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have identified a chemical pathway that may be associated with seizures and shorter patient survival in some patients with malignant glioma, the most common and deadly form of brain tumor. In findings published May 27 in Science Translational Medicine, the researchers suggest that a transporter known as SXC is responsible for boosting levels of glutamate in the brains of some glioma patients.
UAB study identifies pathway that may cause seizures and shorten survival for patients with severe brain tumorsWritten by Bob Shepard
The ASC asked musicians for original songs about Alabama for the competition, and six finalists were chosen from 45 submissions. Now they will perform live at a free festival that is all about Alabama.
UAB is one of five centers named to host the first class of fellows in the Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders.
Kasman will perform the little-known masterpiece, which is extremely difficult, with the country’s leading orchestra and conductor, Volodymyr Sirenko.
City of Birmingham, with UAB’s AEIVA, presents “The Freedom Exhibition: Two Countries One Struggle” from June 5-Aug. 8Written by Shannon Thomason
Many students successfully complete the music technology program; but only a select few also complete the AVID certification training, and even fewer attain certification.