Basic and clinical translational research is an essential aspect
of our department’s core mission.
Our faculty conduct their research in well-equipped,
Our faculty’s research accomplishments have resulted in lifesaving treatments for children around the world, as well as in significant improvements in quality of life.
A comprehensive list of all of the areas of clinical research.
View a listing of our faculty’s most recent publications.
Collaborative, multidisciplinary research is strongly encouraged and takes place in a broad spectrum of well-established centers across the university where students can interact with faculty without departmental boundaries.
Core facilities and shared resources support the design and execution of experiments that report on changes in whole genome expression patterns, cellular proteomes and intracellular localization.
UB researcher developed a technique to treat respiratory distress syndrome in extremely premature infants, increasing their chance of survival.
Infant screening to detect phenylketonuria, a genetic disorder that can cause severe mental retardation.
A diet widely prescribed by pediatricians today to counteract childhood obesity.
Lung surfactant therapy administered to premature babies to assist breathing in the first critical hours after birth.