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COVID-19: Dexamethasone Discovery Carries Treatment Implications

COVID-19: Dexamethasone Discovery Carries Treatment Implications

A new discovery about COVID-19 drug dexamethasone suggests diabetes and other factors may reduce its potentially lifesaving effectiveness.

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UVA’s David S. Wilkes Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Medicine

UVA’s David S. Wilkes Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Medicine

The dean of the School of Medicine is among 100 new members announced this week.

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Q&A: Dr. William Petri on the Coming COVID-19 Surge

Q&A: Dr. William Petri on the Coming COVID-19 Surge

A health expert is calling for public diligence to help slow the spread of COVID-19 during the fall surge in the U.S. and Europe.

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UVA Community Testing Provides Thousands of Free COVID-19 Tests in Charlottesville

UVA Community Testing Provides Thousands of Free COVID-19 Tests in Charlottesville

UVA Health continues to run four weekly COVID-19 testing sites for the Charlottesville community, and thousands have taken advantage of the opportunity.

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The Microbiome: Tiny Bacteria, Lifelong Impact

The Microbiome: Tiny Bacteria, Lifelong Impact

UVA researchers have made critically important discoveries linking gut bacteria to everything from babies' brain development to risks of metastatic breast cancer or depression. Read about some of their most startling findings.

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This Red Light Means ‘Go’ for Medical Discoveries

This Red Light Means ‘Go’ for Medical Discoveries

UVA researchers have developed a better biosensor to unravel the mysteries of disease and develop new treatments.

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