Altered excitability is seen in brain neurons in epilepsy, depression, drug addiction and other disorders, and this discovery may offer a potential therapeutic target.
A UAB study sheds light on and suggests a target for treatment of a variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Sowing the Seeds of Health, a longstanding educational program at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, helps to reduce breast and cervical cancer among Latina women.
Kelly Walters relishes her access to scientists, clinicians and research opportunities unavailable to undergraduates at many other universities as she builds toward a career in medicine.
UAB Medicine opens a new neurosurgery clinic on the Highway 280 corridor in Greystone.
Broad telehealth accessibility in Alabama would provide unprecedented access to care in rural areas by eliminating the geographic divide and improving the quality of life for those with chronic and rare diseases.
Sedentary behavior — even among physically active people — may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease, diabetes and more.
The 186 students in the Class of 2020 were presented their first white coats at the annual White Coat Ceremony on Sunday at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
UAB School of Medicine has named respected clinician-educator Roger D. Smalligan, M.D., MPH, dean of the Huntsville Regional Medical Campus.
Urologist Dean Assimos, M.D., has led the development of extensive guidelines of surgical management of kidney stones.