• Grant Awarded to Develop Robotic Brain Cancer Treatment

    Researchers at Albany Medical College and Worcester Polytechnic Institute will collaborate on a $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue working on a robotic system that targets brain tumors using ultrasound.

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  • Dr. Richard Blinkhorn Appointed BACC Medical Director

    Dr.  Richard J. Blinkhorn Jr. has been appointed as medical director of the Biomedical Acceleration and Commercialization Center (BACC) at Albany Medical College.

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  • Researchers Discover New Prospective Treatment for Deadly Brain Cancer

    Research conducted at Albany Medical College could transform treatment and expand lifespans for people with glioblastoma, one of the most deadly forms of cancer.

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  • New Prostate Cancer Treatment Now Offered at Albany Med

    Promising new medication is shown to reduce the risk of death from prostate cancer as well as significantly lower the risk of cancer spreading to other parts of the body.

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  • Study Shows Lower Patient Mortality at Academic Medical Centers

    Research published in Health Affairs found that 30-day mortality is lower among patients treated at teaching hospitals.

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  • New Molecular Target Could Help Ease Asthma

    Researchers at UC Davis Health and Albany Medical College have discovered new findings, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, that could lead to targeted asthma treatments.

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  • Albany Medical College Receives Grant for Breast Cancer Research

    John Lamar, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Albany Medical College has received a $450,000 Susan G. Komen grant to study metastatic breast cancer.

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Basic Science Departments

At Albany Med, basic research scientists are organized into four departments facilitating discoveries that translate into medical innovations at patients' bedsides.

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Regenerative & Cancer Cell Biology

Molecular & Cellular Physiology

Immunology & Microbial Disease

Neuroscience & Experimental Therapeutics


Research Newsletter

Advancing the Quest for Cures

Albany Medical Center Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials


Accelerating Scientific Entrepreneurship

Albany Medical College provides an academic medical setting and expertise for promising biomedical companies during their start-up phase.

Biomedical Acceleration and Commercialization Center

Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine

Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research

Awarded to a physician, biomedical scientist or group of scientists who have made extraordinary contributions to improving healthcare, patient care of biomedical research.

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Research Resources and Services

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Institutional Biosafety Meeting Schedule

Histology Core Services