Category: Editors’ Picks



Precision Medicine Collides With A Clock Mystery From 1665

May 23, 2017

An odd phenomenon observed in 1665 explains how the body knows when to replace disease-preventing cells in our guts…. read more >

UVA Finds Way to View Genes in Live Cells

April 13, 2017

For Mazhar Adli, the little glowing dots dancing about on the computer screen are nothing less than the fulfillment… read more >

Pneumonia Discovery May Help Vulnerable Patients

March 24, 2017

A hormone responsible for controlling iron metabolism helps fight off a severe form of bacterial pneumonia, researchers… read more >

Probiotic in Yogurt Reverses Depression

March 7, 2017

Lactobacillus – a probiotic bacteria found in yogurt – can reverse depression symptoms and anxiety… read more >

UVA Health System’s Petri named Virginia Outstanding Scientist

February 9, 2017

The University of Virginia Health System’s  William A. Petri Jr., MD, PhD , was named… read more >

Final artificial pancreas clinical trials now open

February 7, 2017

Clinical trials are now enrolling to provide the final tests for a University of Virginia-developed artificial pancreas to automatically… read more >

One giant leap against cancer: UVA a lead institution in Cancer Moonshot

January 24, 2017

The University of Virginia Health System is playing a leading role in the Cancer Moonshot program, which is designed… read more >