UAMS Research News

A Showcase of Medical Discoveries research event held Nov. 9, 2016 focused on basic science research and subcellular mechanisms. Investigators from across UAMS presented current work on topics such as platelet alpha-granules, lipid stress on cells, and oxidative stress. More here.


UAMS research is key to scientific/medical innovation in Arkansas. Our basic and clinician scientists transcribe cutting-edge research findings into new identification, treatment, and prevention methods for cancer, infectious disease, imaging, substance abuse and behavioral problems to name a few.

Researchers work with the American Heart/Stroke Association, Centers for Disease Control, Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency, Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health, and National Science Foundation, along with other national/international agencies and foundations to better the health of Arkansans.