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Researchers seek to develop interventions that will enhance the quality of life after treatment.

Study sections review NIH grant applications, make recommendations to the appropriate NIH advisory council or board and survey the status of research in their fields of science.

A fungal toxin may suppress immune system and drive HIV infection in developing countries.

A new study from UAB researchers is one of the first to study the relationship between exercise and stroke in a large biracial cohort of men and women in the U.S.

Through a two-year project funded by Cisco Systems, researchers will test ways to secure voice- and video-over-Internet communications.

How early obesity develops and how long someone is obese significantly impacts the development of coronary artery calcification.

UAB researchers are launching a study to look at the links between sleep and pain in patients with knee osteoarthritis.

The NSF will support a UAB/BBA collaboration through a $600,000 award — the first Partnership for Innovation grant ever given in Alabama.

Studies in recent years had suggested that cilia regulate vital processes including growth, appetite, mood, healing and vision.

Sanjay Singh, Ph.D., was an associate professor of business.

The foundation was created by Mike Jezdimir, who contracted transverse myelitis (TM) in 1967.

Biomarkers could tailor preventative or therapeutic aspirin regimens by predicting colorectal cancer patients’ response.
UAB may have found a new approach to countering widespread, cholesterol-related disease in blood vessels.

Birmingham native Tipton joined Southern Research in 2004.

Only 61 percent of adults with high cholesterol were aware of their diagnosis, according to the study.

In this preliminary analysis, the study treatment neither built up in organs and nor destroyed the bone marrow’s ability to make blood cells.

UAB Neurology adds to evidence that massive, second-wave reaction kills nerve cells.

Genetic marker promises to avert severe side effects for African Americans taking blood thinner.

The UAB Diabetes Research Center is part of nationwide study on benefits and risks of four widely used diabetes drugs in combination with metformin.

Bain, in addition to her residency, is finalizing her doctoral dissertation.

Work may provide insight into drug design for autism, movement disorders.

The UAB School of Dentistry received more funding from the National Institutes of Health in 2012 than any other school of dentistry in the nation.

UAB expands research into dystonia with a generous gift from the Joel Johnson family.

UAB researchers partner with the Michael J. Fox Foundation on a new study of Parkinson’s disease risk factors, including a reduced sense of smell.

Success of ACE inhibitors, alpha blockers, calcium channel blockers and diuretics same in women and men with hypertension; diuretic superior in reducing cardiovascular complications.

UAB researchers uncover hidden channels to trigger mobile malware that could lead to targeted attacks.

UAB Nursing and Medicine schools tout partnership with the VA to improve health care for veterans and their families during May 13-17 National VA Research Week.

A new UAB School of Nursing study will test phone-based palliative care intervention for those in rural areas with advanced cancer.

The primary investigators are examining whether age- and race-related differences in the biomechanics of the optic nerve head may contribute to this risk.

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