Year: 2011

Identify Down Syndrome in Pregnancy

New DNA Test to Identify Down Syndrome in Pregnancy is Ready for Clinical Use, Study Finds University of Virginia researchers part of international study, published in Genetics in Medicine CHARLOTTESVILLE,…

Cancer Center Awarded 9.55M Grant

UVA Cancer Center Awarded $9.55 Million Grant from National Cancer Institute for a New Study Aims to Improve Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., October 11, 2011 – A…

Hospital Drive Publishes 6th Issue

Hospital Drive, the School of Medicine's literary and humanities journal, publishes sixth issue. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., September 13, 2011 -- Hospital Drive, the on-line journal that encourages original creative work examining…

Alison Criss, PhD, ICAAC Young Investigator Award.

UVA Microbiologist Alison Criss, PhD, Honored With Prestigious 2011 Young Investigator Award. Award Recognizes Her Ongoing Research into Finding New Ways to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., September 21, 2011…

Anindya Dutta, MBBS, PhD, to chair Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Anindya Dutta, MBBS, PhD, Appointed as Chair of the UVA Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., September 6, 2011 – Steven T. DeKosky, MD, FAAN, FACP, Vice President…