Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

March 01, 2021
It’s March, which means it’s time for STAT Madness – the tournament for the year’s biggest biomedical innovation. For the third consecutive year, a UVA discovery is among the contenders.
February 15, 2021
Only 2% of residents had antibodies by mid-August, a statewide study reveals.
February 10, 2021
A UVA discovery revealed how the herpes simplex virus hijacks important immune responses.
February 03, 2021
UVA Health is among the test sites examining effects in people exposed to the coronavirus.
February 02, 2021
A surprising DNA discovery from scientists including UVA’s Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati points to a potential treatment for macular degeneration.
January 26, 2021
UVA researcher Karen K. Hirschi’s pioneering work has moved us closer to regrowing tissues and organs.
January 21, 2021
A team of scientists led by two UVA researchers found that one side of the colon ages faster than the other, but which side ages first differs between people of African and European descent.
January 20, 2021
Robin A. Felder, an expert and innovator in both robotics and human biochemistry, and Boris Kovatchev, pioneer of an artificial pancreas system, become UVA’s eighth and ninth fellows.
January 13, 2021
The “contactless” trial is based on research by UVA’s Alban Gaultier and a former graduate student, Dorian A Rosen.
January 12, 2021
The funded projects focus on potential treatment options for Parkinson’s disease, celiac disease and epilepsy, as well innovation in the fields of telemedicine and pediatric heart transplant.