Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

September 14, 2020
Targeting the essential process could offer a new way to treat cancer.
September 10, 2020
UVA researchers have discovered that concussions and traumatic brain injuries, even when mild, cause swelling that blocks the brain’s ability to clean itself of harmful toxins and debris, increasing risk for long-term problems.
August 28, 2020
A new discovery sheds light on the developing brain’s immune defenses.
August 20, 2020
A UVA surgical oncologist found that although underrepresented, female surgeons are awarded disproportionate research support.
August 18, 2020
Dr. J. Javier Provencio, director of UVA’s neuroscience intensive care unit, is part of the Neurocritical Care Society’s “Curing Coma Campaign” and the lead author of new recommendations.
August 13, 2020
Doctors can use a free scoring tool, focusing on metabolic conditions including high blood pressure, cholesterol levels and body fat, to assess risk and help patients avoid strokes.
August 12, 2020
Cardiologists offer guidance on assessing risks for children and teens recovering from the novel coronavirus.
August 04, 2020
Researchers say that “discriminatory benefit design” in the U.S. South is making it harder for people who rely on the Affordable Care Act to access HIV-prevention drugs in the country’s hardest-hit region.
July 31, 2020
A large international team of scientists has completed the largest analysis of stroke-risk genes ever undertaken in individuals of African descent.
July 30, 2020
More than 30 million Americans are infected with Toxoplasma gondii, a parasite spread by cats and contaminated meat, but most never show symptoms. New research from the School of Medicine explains why – and why it matters.