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  • Chancellor St. John calls for ‘transformational investment’ in UAB genomic medicine research center

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Finis “Fess” St. John IV, Chancellor of The University of Alabama System, called on Governor Kay Ivey and legislative leadership to provide a $50 million investment in a new genomic medicine research center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham that will transform the future of healthcare in the state.

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  • UAH aerospace engineering research spurs high ranking, collaborations

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Aerospace engineering researchers at The University of Alabama in Huntsville are modeling how a future U.S. spacecraft might be engineered for nuclear propulsion. They are also studying how reliable rocket engine components can be printed using advanced manufacturing techniques.

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  • UA System researchers work to unlock tornado mysteries and improve public safety

  • UAB tops $600M in sponsored research for the first time in history

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  • UA researchers to design next-gen transportation system in West Central Alabama

    Researchers at the University of Alabama are embarking on a $16.8 million project to transform the roads and highways in the Tuscaloosa area into a smart transportation network that is safer, less congested and more environmentally friendly.

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  • UAH researcher helps preserve at-risk Apollo program recordings

    A new historic preservation project at the University of Alabama in Huntsville is revealing a behind-the-scenes perspective of the groundbreaking Apollo space program.

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  • Dean Vickers: UAB Medicine is building on rapid growth to achieve lofty goals

    Over the past five years, Dr. Selwyn Vickers has seen the UAB medical enterprise build on a powerful growth spurt that began more than a decade ago. It’s a continued evolution that has further lifted UAB’s reputation and thrust it onto the national stage for research, patient care and education.

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  • Alabama Transportation Institute research drives ‘Rebuild Alabama’ discussions

    As state lawmakers evaluate Gov. Kay Ivey’s “Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan,” they have been able to make smart decisions based on the current conditions of state’s road and bridges as well as how demands placed on the transportation system are likely to grow over the next generation.

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  • Matt Might’s personal quest sparks UAB precision medicine revolution

    For Dr. Matt Might, director of the Hugh Kaul Precision Medicine Institute at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, the future of medicine revolves around physicians harnessing information on a scale unimagined by patients today.

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