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UVA Joins National Effort to Increase Minority Representation in Clinical Cancer Trials

UVA Cancer Center recently participated in a pilot project led by two national cancer groups seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity among cancer treatment trial volunteers.

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Dr. Thomas Loughran Discusses UVA's New Comprehensive Cancer Center Status

We talked with Dr. Thomas Loughran, Director of the University of Virginia Cancer Center, about this momentous achievement.

Investing in Hope

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New UVA-Developed App Helps Fight Cervical Cancer

As the World Health Organization aims to eradicate cervical cancer in the next century, a UVA nursing professor and an infectious diseases expert are teaming up to battle it with a tailored approach.

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Scientists Use Powerful Computer Models to Battle Deadly Infection

The cutting-edge research identifies weaknesses in dangerous C. difficile bacteria.

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Dr. Judith White, professor emeritus in the School of Medicine

Treatments in Weeks, Not Months: Scientists Develop Ambitious Pandemic Response Plan

The international team, which includes a UVA researcher, is emphasizing cocktails of two or more drugs that people could take at home at the first sign of infection.

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