Study: Antibiotics Can’t Save Children From Stunted Growth in Developing World

Study: Antibiotics Can’t Save Children From Stunted Growth in Developing World

The researchers say the insights from their work in Tanzania will help focus future efforts in more productive directions.

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mRNA Could Fight Diseases Such as Alzheimer’s and Cancer, With Help of UVA Scientist

Scientists Target Next Pandemic With ‘Map’ to Victory Over Viruses

UVA Engineering professor Yanjun Qi builds artificial intelligence tools that have the power to turn biomedical data into better medicine.

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Scientists Find Toxic Buildup in Eyes of Patients With Blinding Macular Degeneration

Scientists Find Toxic Buildup in Eyes of Patients With Blinding Macular Degeneration

Based on the discovery, the UVA researchers think it may be possible to treat the disease with common HIV drugs, or an even safer alternative.

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UVA School of Medicine Scientist Awarded $9 Million From Howard Hughes Medical Institute

UVA School of Medicine Scientist Awarded $9 Million From Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Jochen Zimmer, a professor of molecular physiology and biomedical physics, has been named an investigator by the institute, an honor considered among the highest a biomedical scientist can achieve.

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Discovery of Obesity-Causing Genes Could Lead to Drugs to Prevent Weight Gain

Discovery of Obesity-Causing Genes Could Lead to Drugs to Prevent Weight Gain

The findings pave the way for treatments to combat a health problem that affects more than 40% of American adults.

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