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A scientific take on personalized banking: BioBank could change the way doctors diagnose

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- By Surabhi Rao, Campus Editor

While UAB works on creating a BioBank filled with genomic information, new discoveries are making their way into personalized medicine.

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UAB research team leading study on "potentially preventable" sepsis infection

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John Donnelly, MSPH, is leading the study on sepsis at UAB. Photo by Kristina Balciunaite/Assistant Branding and Outreach Manager

- By Kristina Balciunaite, Assistant Branding and Outreach Manager

Sepsis is a medical condition that is still a mystery to many, despite that it strikes about 18 million victims per year. UAB researchers are leading a study on the epidemic.

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Zika virus: Where is she now?

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Aaron Neal, PhD, speaks on the Zika virus, recent developments of vaccine projects and the relevance of research programs in our lives. Photo by Surabhi Rao/Campus Editor

Surabhi Rao, Campus Editor

While Aaron Neal, Ph.D., was walking across the stage at Bartow, the Zika virus was replicating its way into the concern of NIH’s renowned scientists.

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$6.8M lab at UAB Hospital increases effectivity of diagnoses

The new clinical lab is always busy, operating 24 hours-a-day, analyzing approximately 5 thousand tubes every night and covering four different hospital locations. Photo from UAB Image Gallery

The new clinical lab is always busy, operating 24 hours-a-day, analyzing approximately 5 thousand tubes every night and covering four different hospital locations. Photo from UAB Image Gallery

Emmanuel Dean, Health Writer

The UAB Hospital invested $6.8 million into a new automated clinical lab in the UAB Department of Hospital Labs in efforts to improve the quality and efficiency of laboratory procedures.

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