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UVA Medical Center receives grant to study Alzheimer's disease
The Alzheimer's Association has awarded a team of UVA researchers nearly $150,000 to study the impact brain injuries may have on causing the disease. Click the photo to read more.
Scientist explores the "7th sense" — the link between the immune system and the brain
University of Virginia scientist explores what he calls the "seventh sense" — an enigmatic link between the immune system and brain disorders. Click the photo to read more.
Macular degeneration robs people of their vision by destroying cells in the retina. Researchers discovered that a group of drugs already approved for HIV/AIDs treatment could stop retinal degeneration and help people with other diseases.
Just before yearend, our 2018 Innovator of the Year, Dr. Jeff Elias, helped earn @US
_FDA approval of focused ultras… https://t.co/bXwpoxCypK
An incidental discovery in a chemistry lab has turned into a project to help drug makers and doctors better heal th… https://t.co/JD9Vs49Tku
Medical school researchers made this discovery while looking at how our bodies recognize and remove dying cells.