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UAB’s PREP Scholars proves successful by furthering student dreams as it receives a grant to continue preparing minority baccalaureate students for graduate programs.
Such basic research supports the goal of using stem cells in therapy, where an important hurdle is efficient differentiation.
This gene silencing by ubiquitinated histone is vital in normal embryo development, and it goes awry in some cancers.
This novel method improves purification of complex proteins by 10- to 500-fold, and it may aid both research and large-scale industrial production.
Allostery, a fundamental means of regulating enzymes, is crucial for living cells.
UAB and UMass researchers have uncovered a new mechanistic understanding of potential treatment for genetic disorders.
Improved production of stem cells is vital if they are to achieve their promise for medical research and disease treatments like transplantation, creating patient-specific cell-replacement therapies to treat neurological diseases, heart ailments, blood diseases and diabetes.
Greater efficiency is a must for future clinical use of these cells in regenerative medicine, drug screening and disease study.
UAB-led research shows how methylating an RNA binding protein leads to alternative RNA splicing. Mutant enzymes are often found in blood cancers.
Validated biomarkers are crucial to developing effective treatments for this degenerative disease.
UAB researchers discover a new protein interaction from the 1918 flu strain that may help influenza circumvent the host immune response that would fight viral infection.
Here’s a look at the many fellowships, scholarships, honors and awards earned by the talented 2015 spring graduates at UAB.

UAB senior will research Alzheimer’s disease abroad through prestigious scholarship program.

Three UAB students are recognized by prestigious national scholarship program for academic excellence.
Townes is an internationally renowned researcher who is doing groundbreaking research in gene replacement for conditions such as sickle cell disease.

The event, which features live talks in the spirit of the TED experience, is themed “Rediscover the Magic of Birmingham."

Researchers at Southern Research Institute and UAB tackle five common myths about the flu, and stress the importance of getting a flu shot.

Half of Alabama’s 2013 Goldwater Scholars study at UAB – university total is now 17 with eight scholarship winners in the past four years.

The winning teams receive grant awards from $20,000 to $25,000 each, totaling $100,000.

Krishna is also the director of the Central Alabama High Field NMR Facility.

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