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UAB News: Research

A novel anti-cancer chemotherapeutic agent inhibits glioblastoma growth and radiation resistance
This potential chemotherapeutic agent to treat glioblastoma — a primary brain tumor with dismal survival rates — is a novel small molecule inhibitor.
UAB Antarctic explorer and polar biologist discusses one of history’s largest iceberg breaks
Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf has broken away from the mainland, resulting in a one-trillion ton iceberg.
Hormonal changes during early development limit lifespan in mice
The UAB study could help inform future health care management during early life and the development of interventions aimed at improving quality of life for older individuals.
One-step protein purification achieves high yields, purity and activity
This novel method improves purification of complex proteins by 10- to 500-fold, and it may aid both research and large-scale industrial production.
Micron-sized hydrogel cubes show highly efficient delivery of a potent anti-cancer drug
This active drug-delivery system addresses the limitations seen for the anti-cancer drug BA-TPQ — poor solubility and low bioavailability.