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    HIV App Creators Honored as Innovators of the Year

    Nearly 600 people in Virginia are using the app, called PositiveLinks. It offers a potent mix of engagement, social interaction and access to care providers.

  • Bill Petri

    Coronavirus: Dr. Bill Petri Sorts Facts From Fearmongering

    You’ve seen scary stories about coronavirus in the news. Here’s a link to some perspective from a top infectious disease expert.

  • The Control-IQ artificial pancreas system was derived from research done at the Center for Diabetes Technology here at UVA. Image credit: Tandem Diabetes Care

    The FDA has Approved the Artificial Pancreas!

    The artificial pancreas automatically regulates blood sugar for people with type 1 diabetes, freeing them from the need to stick their fingers multiple times each day.

  • Claudia Rival (from left), Kodi Ravichandran and Jeffrey Lysiak have shed new light on fertilization.

    You’d Think We’d Have Figured Out Fertilization …

    A surprising discovery about fertilization recasts the role of the egg, could help couples struggling with infertility and could open the door for a new male contraceptive.