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UAMS Scientists Believe Enzyme Could Help Avoid Transplant Rejection

Sept. 6, 2017 | UAMS scientists believe they have identified an enzyme that could be manipulated to help stave off transplant rejection in patients following surgery. The findings of Lyle Burdine, M.D., Ph.D., transplant surgeon and assistant professor in the UAMS College of Medicine’s Division of Surgical Research and his research team — including postdoctoral fellow [...]

By | 2017-09-06T09:23:37+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Faculty, News Release, Research, University News|0 Comments

Researcher to Lead New Center for Childhood Obesity Prevention

Aug. 12, 2016 | UAMS researchers at a new National Institutes of Health-funded center will be working hard to shrink a number — the 39 percent of the state’s children who are overweight or obese. Funded by a $9.4 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), UAMS researcher Judith Weber, Ph. D., [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:43:35+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Research, University News|0 Comments