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Artificial pancreas proves effective in controlling Type 1 Diabetes overnight in pilot study

January 14, 2011

Researchers at the University of Virginia Health System are reporting remarkable results from their pilot clinical… read more >

Food Lion pledges $1 million to children’s community health initiatives

January 13, 2011

Food Lion, the neighborhood grocery for many area families, has pledged $1 million to support a… read more >

UVA dedicates new Carter-Harrison Research Building

January 13, 2011

The University of Virginia is opening the new, 102,000-square-foot Carter-Harrison Research Building, which will house nearly… read more >

UVA cardiologist urges patients and families to get informed

January 13, 2011

A report broadcast during the CBS Evening News on June… read more >

Health System scientists find faster, cheaper way to investigate how particular genes suppress or cause cancer

January 13, 2011

Researchers at the University of Virginia Health System have found a new way to study how… read more >

Low level light therapy shows promise for improving neuronal function in Parkinson’s Disease patients, say researchers

January 13, 2011

Low level light therapy (LLLT) holds potential for improving neuronal cell function in patients with Parkinson’s… read more >

Brian P. Helmke, PhD, receives Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award

January 13, 2011

One of the greatest risks for critically ill children on a ventilator is the development of… read more >

UVA nurse and others team up to help rape victims in the Democratic Republic of Congo

January 13, 2011

Rape is among the worst ravages of war, and right now it is an epidemic in… read more >