Osteoporosis: New Approach to Understanding Bone Strength Pays Dividends

Osteoporosis: New Approach to Understanding Bone Strength Pays Dividends

Osteoporosis researchers at UVA have discovered genes not previously known to influence bone density and, ultimately, our risk of fracture.

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iTHRIV Announces Incoming 2021 Scholars Program Cohort

iTHRIV Announces Incoming 2021 Scholars Program Cohort

iTHRIV has selected seven researchers from the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech for a research training and mentorship program.

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Scientists ID Potential Treatment Approaches for Muscle Loss in Myotonic Dystrophy

Scientists ID Potential Treatment Approaches for Muscle Loss in Myotonic Dystrophy

The discovery could help individuals with myotonic dystrophy type 1, the most common form of muscular dystrophy.

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Tiniest of Moments Proves Key for Baby's Healthy Brain

Tiniest of Moments Proves Key for Baby’s Healthy Brain

The very last step in cell division is crucial for the brain to reach its proper size and function, UVA researchers reveal.

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UVA Develops New Tools to Battle Cancer, Advance Genomics Research

UVA Develops New Tools to Battle Cancer, Advance Genomics Research

A new website, bartcancer.org, can provide “unique insights” for cancer researchers, its creators say.

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