UVA Discovers Key Process in Cancer Tumor Formation

Cancer Discovery Reveals Key Process in Tumor Formation

Targeting the essential process could offer a new way to treat cancer.

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Concussion Discovery Reveals Dire, Unknown Effects of Even Mild TBI

Concussion Discovery Reveals Dire, Unknown Effects of Even Mild TBI

Even mild TBI causes severe, long-lasting impairments in the brain’s ability to clean itself, and this may seed it for Alzheimer’s and other diseases.

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AHA Honors UVA Endocrinologist for Work on High Blood Pressure

AHA Honors UVA Endocrinologist for Work on High Blood Pressure

The American Heart Association has named UVA's Robert M. Carey, MD, a Distinguished Scientist for his lifetime of work on high blood pressure.

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Adolescence Can Help Unlock Autism Diagnosis in Girls

Adolescence Can Help Unlock Autism Diagnosis in Girls

A UVA researcher is working on a study aimed at improving the social skills of teen girls with autism, who tend to be diagnosed later than boys.

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Strokes in Babies Are Surprisingly Common. Here’s How the Body Rushes to the Rescue.

Strokes in Babies: Here’s How the Body Rushes to the Rescue

A new discovery sheds light on the developing brain’s immune defenses.

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