Recent Articles by

Josh Barney

July 24, 2020
Artificial intelligence has the potential to revolutionize medicine, the doctors say, but hospitals must take the initiative to shape its implementation from the beginning.
July 22, 2020
Quantum computers are still in their infancy, but UVA researchers have developed an algorithm to classify genomic data and help researchers sort through the vast amount of data required for genetic research.
July 14, 2020
Similar gene discoveries have led to targeted treatments for other cancers. Scientists say the discovery could be the Achilles’ heel of one of the deadliest cancers out there.
July 13, 2020
In the study, only 1.9% of uninfected household contacts who took a single dose of the drug came down with the flu.
July 10, 2020
UVA’s powerful electron microscope unveiled the intricate manufacturing process of Earth’s most abundant polymer.
July 06, 2020
The key finding is that individual actions matter, the researchers said. If enough individuals stay home and take precautions when in the community, it can truly change the infection curve.
June 30, 2020
The study represents the first experimental evidence showing that exercise can reduce the severity of macular degeneration, which affects millions.
June 29, 2020
The discovery could lead to new treatments to prevent deadly cytokine storms, and may explain why people with diabetes have worse outcomes.
June 24, 2020
Fire ants common along the Gulf Coast and in Texas are likely limiting the spread of a meat allergy carried by lone star ticks – but the invasive ants have a nasty bite of their own.
June 22, 2020
The technique, developed at UVA, replaces scalpels with sound waves to battle glioblastoma.