Research - News

The expedition's website highlights the research, daily trials and musings of the 2013 UAB Antarctica team.

Repeat midurethral sling surgery can improve quality of life in women with recurrent stress urinary incontinence who have already undergone the procedure.

UAB departments most involved in rehabilitation science include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, Psychology and Occupational Therapy.

Assimos has been chosen because of an outstanding career in research, and for excellence in the treatment of complex renal stone disease.

The Audacious Goals Challenge called for compelling ideas to advance vision science.

UAB teams with philanthropic cruise to facilitate first live Adelie penguin cam to help scientists and students around world see the impacts of climate change.

Diet is one of many potential factors proposed to explain racial and regional differences in stroke.

UA System Board of Trustees has approved the development of an Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UAB, expanding the UAB Research Foundation presence.

Research seeks to find answers to help breast cancer survivors select exercise programs that best enhance quality of life.

UAB researcher awarded Department of Homeland Security grant to develop system for verifying mobile device provenance.

This year’s contribution brings the BCRFA's cumulative total donations for research at UAB to nearly $4 million.

A new UAB study examines the role of starch as a means to control risk of diabetes.

Consequences of believing in obesity myths: poor policy, misguided public health advice and wasted health-care dollars.

Being included in this registry means the treatment has been codified as a best practice.

The award is presented annually to an academic psychiatrist who has fostered the pursuit of trainee research within his university department. 

The CrossRoads study is examining the effect of physical activity and diet on body composition in older adults.

A Birmingham man coping with the spinal cord disease transverse myelitis creates a foundation to raise funds for research at UAB.

Investigators have developed a new imaging method to enhance research into new treatments.

Sarah Parcak is featured in the February issue of National Geographic.

Julia Gohlke's proposed research topic has been funded for two years.

New study suggests reason for failure of promising therapy for acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome.

All full-time UAB faculty members and research staff are eligible to serve as principal investigators for this program.

Physical inactivity contributes to poor health, and UAB researchers have launched a study in overweight girls to better understand the risks for diabetes and heart disease.

Non-profit agencies that provide service, education or research can apply for a Benevolent Fund Independent Agency Grant now through Jan. 18.

UAB researchers report that making odd food mixtures brings drug-like emotions to binge eaters, potentially hampering treatment of eating disorders.

Novel research at UAB finds that an optimistic personality style affects the amount of pain reported by people with osteoarthritic disease.

UAB has been award a $28-million grant renewal for REGARDS, the nation’s largest study aimed at exploring racial and geographic differences in stroke illness and death.
Intensive lifestyle interventions can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, eliminate need for medication, according to a new study.

The ongoing REGARDS study finds that a 10-millimeter difference in blood pressure can make blacks three times more likely than whites to have a stroke.

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