Research
The National Cancer Institute highlighted research from UAB that shows how the epigenetic plant-based diet in mice can prevent cancer more effectively at younger ages.
UAB research suggests protein misfolding, perhaps caused by a reduction in a regulatory protein, could be associated with Parkinson’s disease.
This discovery may lead to personalized care for congestive heart failure, also known as ischemic cardiomyopathy.
UAB's study of CBD oil for intractable epilepsy, funded by the State of Alabama under Carly's Law, shows that CBD oil reduces seizure frequency and severity in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy.
These newborn neurons in the dentate gyrus become less excitable after three weeks, a crucial step for mature functioning.
The drug targets enzymes that control the immune response and spleen macrophages.
Arts experiences may help hospitalized patients at risk of delirium.
Findings show that patients who received a blood or marrow transplant as a child may be at a higher risk of related death.
UAB is renewed for another five years in NeuroNEXT, a national clinical research program in brain disorders.
UAB was part of a groundbreaking trial that is believed to be the first time it has been proved that the risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia can be reduced through high blood-pressure treatment.
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