Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

July 19, 2019
Doctors order lab tests in order to make better-informed decisions. But excessive testing can be expensive and unpleasant for the patient – and does not improve outcomes.
July 15, 2019
UVA has joined “a small club of spacefaring institutions” with successful deployment of its own spacecraft.
July 10, 2019
UVA’s Center for Biomechanics finds that seat-belted females are more vulnerable to injury in front-end car crashes than males.
July 01, 2019
Bumblebees, which are native to North America, are in decline. A UVA graduate student is examining some reasons why.
June 28, 2019
A loaner program initiated by UVA’s astronomy department puts telescopes in the hands of teachers and students.
June 21, 2019
Dementia takes a toll not only on the patient, but also the caregiver. A UVA technology that measures vocal fluctuations may help caregivers find the time to care for themselves.
June 11, 2019
Drug dosing for dialysis patients is complex. Data scientists are helping medical clinicians improve treatment outcomes, and save on drug costs, too.
June 05, 2019
The ability of a developed cell to transform into another type of cell is exceptionally rare. But UVA researchers have discovered this in zebrafish.
May 28, 2019
A UVA education has prepared Amrie Grammer well for a career dedicated to helping people with autoimmune diseases.
May 17, 2019
UVA’s Class of 2019 and several University organizations on Friday honored community members during Valediction.