Four researchers, three from UAB and one from Louisiana State University, have been awarded pilot project awards to study the social determinants of obesity and related chronic diseases in the South.
A joint project of the School of Medicine at UAB and the University of Minnesota Medical School will create the National Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for African-American Men’s Health.
The American Cancer Society is conducting the Cancer Prevention Study-3; enrollment is coming to UAB this fall.
Mirjam-Colete Kempf, Ph.D., M.P.H., and Michael Saag, M.D., received a $3 million, five-year award to join the Women’s Interagency HIV study.
Leading immunologists, including a Nobel winner and a Lasker Prize awardee, gathered at the UAB campus in June for the second annual Spring Immunology Symposium.
How early obesity develops and how long someone is obese significantly impacts the development of coronary artery calcification.
Researchers are launching a study to look at the links between sleep and pain in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Studies in recent years had suggested that cilia regulate vital processes including growth, appetite, mood, healing and vision.
Biomarkers could tailor preventative or therapeutic aspirin regimens by predicting patients’ response.
Long-term study shows weight loss improves quality of life but does not decrease cardiovascular complications.