Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

August 15, 2019
The discovery could one day let doctors prevent E. coli infections by allowing the bacteria to pass through the body harmlessly.
August 12, 2019
Why are four times more boys than girls diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders? Dr. Kevin Pelphrey and his team are determined to find out.
August 05, 2019
Four project teams will focus on improving colorectal cancer screening, increasing access to treatment of autism spectrum disorder, understanding the benefits of urban walking and treating postpartum depression and perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.
July 19, 2019
A young UVA scientist is using a Gates Foundation grant to pave the way for creating custom probiotic blends that could help fight many different diseases.
July 11, 2019
The UVA Cancer Center will soon survey 2,000 people in 94 localities to learn more about factors that affect cancer prevention, detection and care.
June 27, 2019
Natural sugar “armor” shocked even scientists with its durability. Check out the secret a UVA scientist discovered hidden away in acidic hot springs.
June 19, 2019
The U.S. News rankings highlight hospitals providing the highest-quality care for children with the most serious or complicated medical conditions.
June 10, 2019
Researchers found that an unbalanced gut biome increased two substances that contribute to metastatic breast cancer.
May 23, 2019
The research brings together experts from all over the School of Medicine, and is making a significant impact among scientists, with scholars around the world citing its findings more than 1,000 times in subsequent publications.
May 20, 2019
The researchers urged other HIV/AIDS clinics to increase their mental health supports on site, especially in the face of opioid and substance-abuse crises.