Author: Kelly Casey
Battle Against Cancer Gets Boost from Organ-Development Discovery￼
Using cutting-edge genomics technology, UVA Cancer Center researchers uncover patterns of chromatin accessibility in early gut development and reveal critical drivers of gut-related cancers.
Can We Improve Abdominal Cancer Surgery Outcomes by Boosting Physical Activity Before Surgery?
UVA Health is partnering with Apple to test whether smartwatch-based preconditioning can improve abdominal cancer surgical outcomes.
Can a Nanoparticle Drug Cure Primary Biliary Cholangitis?
A clinical trial evaluating a novel nanoparticle drug may offer patients with primary biliary cholangitis the opportunity for a cure.
A ‘Crystal Ball’ to Better Predict COPD Severity in Minority Groups
See how UVA Health research brings the field closer to precision medicine by quantifying genetic risk for African Americans and other minority groups.
UVA Health Among Select Centers to Offer Curative Therapy for Rare Pulmonary Hypertension
Learn how a team of dedicated clinicians brought pulmonary thromboendarterectomy to Virginia.
UVA Health Earns Hard-to-Achieve Top Rating for Lobectomy
See how UVA Health's lung cancer surgeons earned a coveted 3 stars from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Leducq Grants Put UVA Health on World Stage for Cardiovascular Research
We're using Leducq grants to push understanding of atherosclerosis into new realms.
UVA Cancer Center Leads Global Effort to Find Achilles Heel for Rare Blood Cancers
No other center has the depth of scientific knowledge & translational research know-how to produce more unprecedented results for rare hematologic malignancies.
Should We Abandon CNS Prophylaxis for Aggressive Lymphomas?
Get practice-changing insight from UVA Cancer Center on methotrexate-based CNS prophylaxis for aggressive B-cell lymphoma.
New Portal to Access Records for Patients Referred to Our Northern Virginia Hospitals
UVA Health is committed to serving you and your patients in Northern Virginia. We’ve now fully acquired Novant Health UVA Health System facilities and medical group. This brings an important change for you and your staff. What’s changing? Access to your patients’ medical records will transition from Novant Health (NH)…