Allie Donlan – Covid-19 Research

Q&A: Dr. William Petri on COVID-19, Vaccines and the Pandemic Dr. William Petri, a chaired professor of infectious diseases and international health at UVA and vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine, is studying the effects of the … Read More

Dr. Gaultier Covid-19 Discovery

COVID-19: UVA Discovery Spurs Clinical Trial of Antidepressant to Fight Virus An antidepressant medication is being tested as a potential treatment for COVID-19 after University of Virginia School of Medicine researchers determined it may prevent dangerous overreactions by the immune system. … Read More

Tiffany Terry defends thesis!

In May, Tiffany Terry successfully defended her thesis, “The role of IGF1 signaling in the development of cerebellar granule cells.” Her work in Hui Zong’s lab focused on determining whether IGF1 signaling was necessary for the development of normal granule … Read More

UVA Awards Dr. Alison Criss Covid-19 grant

University Awards Rapid Response Research Grants to Combat COVID-19 From developing a new COVID-19 diagnostic test, to seeking ways to reduce pandemic-induced anxiety, to studying the effects of the disease on rural communities and beyond, University of Virginia researchers are … Read More