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Chemistry professor and 2017 Edlich-Henderson Innovator of the Year Brooks Pate explains why scientific research is both a privilege and a vital civic duty.
UVA's School of Medicine’s efforts to improve the human condition through groundbreaking biomedical research have been rewarded with a dramatic increase in research funding from the National Institutes of Health.
Three of the University of Virginia’s top researchers – biochemist Ed Egelman, cardiovascular surgeon and scientist Dr. Irving Kron, and infectious disease investigator William Petri – are being recognized by the University as 2016 Distinguished Scientists.
Across Grounds, scholars have been at work on everything from developing an artificial pancreas controlled by a smartphone to creating a digital version of the fictional county where William Faulkner set many of his books.
Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified immune cells vital for protecting us from potentially fatal C. difficile bacterial infections.
The Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center has selected Pamela Norris to receive the 2016 Elizabeth Zintl Leadership Award.