Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

October 26, 2018
The work is an important step toward being able to manipulate the microbiome – the collection of microorganisms that live on and inside us – to treat disease and improve human health.
October 22, 2018
Amixicile may offer an added bonus: Because of the way it works, it appears not to contribute to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance.
October 17, 2018
A new process created by a UVA researcher and colleagues allows scientists to better understand the complexity of cancers by incorporating several mutations into cancer models at once.
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.