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New UVA Institute Takes on Global Infections, From Labs to Legislatures
The University’s new Global Infectious Diseases Institute is facilitating cross-Grounds networking to tackle society’s biggest health threats. Click the photo to learn more.
Data Science Institute Seeks Team-Based Responses to Big Challenges
Big challenges in health care, robotics, social issues and more require big data analysis. UVA’s Data Science Institute is leading the way. Click the photo to learn more.
Hirschsprung Disease: One Mother’s Story of Her Newborn’s Rare Disease
Read the story of Lennox, born with Hirschsprung disease. He's healthy now, due to UVA's experts in critical care, surgery, digestive health for babies. Click the photo to learn more.
How Texting Can Protect Babies From Sudden Death
Videos delivered by text or email encouraged new mothers to use safe sleep practices for their babies, reducing the risk of sudden unexpected infant death. Click the photo to learn more.
Indestructible Virus Yields Secret to Creating Incredibly Durable Materials
It lives in boiling acid that would dissolve flesh and bone. Now scientists have unlocked the secrets of the indestructible virus. Click the photo to learn more.