Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

October 09, 2018
Many apparently healthy children in developing countries are suffering from unrecognized infections, with lifelong consequences, according to two studies from an international coalition of scientists that includes UVA researchers.
October 02, 2018
The award includes $5.6 million in funding to advance the Kipnis lab’s cutting-edge research into links between the brain and the immune system.
September 27, 2018
Yes, there are bacteria living in your nose – and the mix of those bacteria just might play a role in the severity of your cold.
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.