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UAB neurologist is guest editor as epilepsy journal devotes entire issue to cannabinoid research
At a time when medical cannabis and cannabis-based products are gaining traction in the treatment of seizures, one of UAB’s CBD oil investigators serves as a guest editor for a special research journal devoted to cannabinoid research.
A “Rosetta Stone” protein offers new mechanism of allostery
Allostery, a fundamental means of regulating enzymes, is crucial for living cells.
Study shows navigation program improves longevity of care for youth with HIV in America
Adherence to care improves when youth with HIV receive education and help navigating the system, according to study out of UAB.
UAB clinical trials pave way to new cystic fibrosis drug
Successful Phase III trials at UAB contributed to the development of a novel “corrector-potentiator” combination drug therapy for cystic fibrosis patients.
UAB art history Professor Heather McPherson to lecture May 17 at Birmingham Museum of Art’s celebration of her new book
The book “Art and Celebrity in the Age of Reynolds and Siddons” transports readers to late 18th-century London, where modern celebrity culture emerged.