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UVA Reverses Depression Symptoms in Mice Using Probiotics

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
The researchers have identified a biological process responsible for the probiotic’s effect on mood. Based on this, they believe the findings should hold true in people.

BOV’s Latest Strategic Investment Looks to Extend the Frontiers of New Technology

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
The Board of Visitors, through its Strategic Investment Fund, is financing an initiative to create more energy-efficient materials, devices and systems with new functionality to drive modern life.

From Charlottesville to Chile, Powerful APOGEE Ready for a Starring Role

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
UVA astronomers this week are installing a device in Chile that will allow them to more deeply explore the Milky Way.

Andrew Johnston Brings Global Perspective to Historic Preservation Program

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
Johnston, the new director of the School of Architecture’s Historic Preservation Program, says that heritage matters to architecture and design practice.

UVA Physicists, Engineers Paving Way for Wider Use of New Solar Cell Materials

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
UVA researchers are revolutionizing solar cell technology by speeding the design process for materials that are efficient and stable over a wide range of temperatures, while remaining inexpensive to produce in large quantities.

Appalachia’s Unseen Cancer Crisis

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
“Look at the war on poverty that President Johnson declared decades ago,” UVA public health researcher Nengliang (Aaron) Yao said. “We lost that war.”

Historian’s New Book Tracks the Post-WWII Rise of Conservative Media

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
In “Messengers of the Right,” Assistant Professor Nicole Hemmer examines the predecessors to today’s conservative media and the history of their rise to prominence.

Egelman, Kron, Petri Named UVA’s 2016 Distinguished Scientists

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
The Vice President for Research honored three long-time and prominent members of the faculty – a biochemist, a cardiovascular surgeon and an infectious disease researcher.

Licensing & Ventures Group Hire Seed Fund Director to Shepherd UVA Innovations

March 8, 2017 | 11:04 pm
Robert J. Creeden, a longtime veteran of the entrepreneurial and venture community in North Carolina’s Research Triangle and New England, will help UVA researchers navigate the path from the lab to the marketplace.