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VOTE! Brain Discovery Fighting It Out in STAT Bracket Contest

March 15, 2019

UPDATE 2: Dr. Kipnis has made it through the first two rounds and into the Sweet 16. Voting continues, so make sure to visit the link below. The competition is only going to get tougher!

UPDATE: Dr. Kipnis has made… Read More

The Arc of Science

March 15, 2019

It’s interesting to see how discovery leads to discovery around here. Case in point: A while back, our Gary K. Owens, PhD, and Olga A. Cherepanova, PhD, found that a gene that was thought to be inactive in adults… Read More

Engineering Improvements to Patient Care

March 14, 2019

Call it a victory for fresh perspectives: We’ve had some undergraduate biomedical students bring their engineering expertise to the hospital, and they’ve come up with some great ideas for improving how hospitals provide care.

Our inaugural BME Clinical Scholars were… Read More

$23 Million to Speed New Treatments

March 5, 2019

The National Institutes of Health has awarded nearly $23 million to the integrated Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia to accelerate the development of new treatments and cures.

ITHRIV, as it’s known, is a partnership of UVA, Inova Health System,… Read More