UVA Health Independently Develops New COVID-19 Tests

UVA Health Independently Develops New COVID-19 Tests

The new capability allows UVA Health to more broadly and immediately advance its service to the public during this crisis and will provide a better idea of the spread of COVID-19 in the area.

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Brain Discovery Could Have Important Implications for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Brain Discovery Could Have Important Implications for Neurodegenerative Diseases

An unexpected form of cellular cleanup in developing brains could play a role in conditions such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases and autism.

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UVA Joins National Trial to Test Potential COVID-19 Medication

UVA Joins National Trial to Test Potential COVID-19 Medication

UVA Health has joined the first national clinical trial testing a potential COVID-19 medication.

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How COVID-19 Affects Children Vital to Understanding, Slowing Pandemic, Doctors Say

How COVID-19 Affects Children Vital to Understanding, Slowing Pandemic

Researchers warn that scientists must not overlook children’s health needs and their role in transmitting the new coronavirus.

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UVA Discovers Why Obesity Causes High Blood Pressure – and Potential Ways to Stop It

UVA Discovers Why Obesity Causes High Blood Pressure – and Potential Ways to Stop It

Using innovative lab techniques, researchers identified the cellular mechanisms that increase blood pressure in obesity.

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