Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

September 18, 2018
The study raises questions about a new anti-inflammatory drug, suggesting that, in the wrong patients, it could have an effect that is opposite of what is intended.
September 17, 2018
Research suggests that the vessels – which were only recently identified by the same UVA lab – carry a mysterious message from the brain that causes MS.
August 29, 2018
The innovative approach may also destroy breast, prostate and other solid cancers, researchers say.
August 23, 2018
The new lab technique may help provide long-sought answers about the brain and neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, schizophrenia and depression.
July 26, 2018
Armed with the knowledge of how the bacterium fights off a key component of the human immune system, researchers can pursue more effective treatments for an STD that infects 78 million people each year worldwide.
July 25, 2018
In the latest discovery from the lab of neuroscientist Jonathan Kipnis, researchers were able to dramatically enhance aged mice’s ability to learn and improve their memories.
July 23, 2018
The research has identified potential drug targets to reduce the harmful inflammation associated with diabetes, clogged arteries and other health problems.
July 18, 2018
The discovery raises the possibility that preventing forms of autism could be as simple as an expectant mother modifying her diet or taking custom probiotics.
July 05, 2018
More specific targeting of molecules within cells could mean more effective treatments with fewer harmful effects.
June 26, 2018
See what UVA scientists have learned about “the neglected cells of the brain” and how they respond to injury.