Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

January 02, 2018
Two UVA graduate students are behind an initiative to prepare their peers to help inform science policy, and even to seek possible careers in the field.
December 14, 2017
The state-of-the-art microscope facility – one of the best in the nation – is helping UVA researchers advance cell research to combat a wide range of disease.
December 07, 2017
Fundamental questions of how the universe came to be require sophisticated experimentation to answer. UVA’s high-energy physicists are hot on the trail.
December 05, 2017
Richard Bonnie, a UVA law and medicine expert who chaired a federal committee tasked with developing recommendations for addressing the opioid crisis, discusses what the panel found.
November 30, 2017
Electricity in the wilderness? Lighter solar-powered spacecraft? A new discovery by two UVA researchers may help a promising type of solar cell material called “HOIPs” reach its rich potential.
November 20, 2017
One of the most difficult to treat cancers – triple-negative breast cancer – may be vulnerable to a new approach, an early study indicates.
November 16, 2017
After three months on the job, Melur K. “Ram” Ramasubramanian is promoting collaboration among researchers from many fields in attacking the problems that will attract new sources of research funding.
November 15, 2017
The heart’s scaffolding, the “extracellular matrix,” is important to determining how well heart cells function – but is little studied. Until now.
November 08, 2017
A daylong event showcasing UVA activities in big data and data science will feature leading experts from Google, New York Times and Elder Research.
November 07, 2017
Meeting as a group for the first time, members of a new UVA institute began planning for action to mitigate infectious disease risks.