Discovery Reveals How Plants Make Cellulose for Strength and Growth

July 9, 2020
The discovery unveils the molecular machinery that plants use to weave cellulose chains into cable-like structures called “microfibrils.”

Safety study to determine the best H1N1 vaccine dose for people with asthma

January 7, 2011

People with asthma may have different dosing needs when it comes to getting the new H1N1… read more >

Seven UVA specialties honored by U.S. News & World Report

January 7, 2011

Seven medical specialties at the University of Virginia Health… read more >

School of Medicine launches Alzheimer’s disease and dementia website MemoryCommons.org for physicians and healthcare professionals

January 7, 2011

The University of Virginia School of Medicine is launching Memory Commons ( … read more >

School of Medicine welcomes class of 2014, opens Claude Moore Medical Education Building

January 7, 2011

The University of Virginia School of Medicine on Monday inaugurated a new building, launched a groundbreaking new… read more >

Eric Houpt, MD, recognized for work in tropical medicine

January 7, 2011

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene has awarded its 2010 Bailey K. Ashford Medal… read more >

UVA Health System first hospital in Virginia and Carolinas to reach 1000th liver transplant milestone

January 7, 2011

A University of Virginia Health System surgical team has performed the Medical Center’s 1,000th liver transplant… read more >

Preview the new da Vinci Si system, today’s most advanced robotic surgery, appearing at UVA June 11-12

January 7, 2011

Medical residents from all over the country and members of the University… read more >

Amy H. Bouton, PhD, appointed School of Medicine associate dean for graduate and medical scientist programs

January 7, 2011

Breast cancer researcher Amy H. Bouton, PhD, was recently appointed Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical… read more >