UA Center to Spur Convergent Drug Innovation, Delivery

By Adam Jones and Shane Dorrill

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Drawing upon expertise from across campus, a new center at The University of Alabama will help overcome obstacles keeping drug therapies that show promise in the lab from translating to an effective treatment for patients.

In 1837, The University of Alabama became one of the first five universities in the nation to offer engineering classes. Today, UA’s College of Engineering has more than 5,200 students and more than 170 faculty. In recent years, students in the College have been named USA Today All-USA College Academic Team members, Goldwater, Hollings, Portz, Boren, Mitchell and Truman scholars.

Author: Adam Jones and Shane Dorrill    /    Posted on: October 5, 2021    /    Posted in:   Chemical and Biological Engineering, Faculty and Staff, Research, UA News,    /    Features:   ,