While pediatric oncologist Daniel “Trey” Lee was working at the NIH, he tested a form of gene therapy as a possible way to save children with leukemia. Now at UVA, Lee just gave the first dose of an experimental immunotherapy to a 14-year-old with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. More »
News & Events
Get the latest health news from UVA hospital. Learn about current events, clinical trials, medical research taking place here in Charlottesville.
At least half of all women over age 40 suffer from some form of incontinence. Find out how to treat it in the fall issue of our family health magazine. More »
The Kipnis Research Lab at UVA discovered a major breakthrough in the connection between the brain and the lymphatic system. Watch the video to learn more. More »
Researchers at UVA School of Medicine found a link between your gut health and how it affects your mood. Read more about the latest depression research. More »
We’ve launched a new medical research blog, The Making of Medicine, highlighting discoveries and breakthroughs from the UVA School of Medicine. More »
Learn about the work the UVA School of Medicine has received a grant to perform in building a supercomputer to study treatments for the devastating disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy. More »