Category: News

Allie Donlan – Covid-19 Research

https://news.virginia.edu/content/qa-dr-william-petri-covid-19-vaccines-and-pandemic?utm_source=DailyReport&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news

Dr. Tajie Harris – Research on the Brain and the Immune System

https://news.virginia.edu/content/your-brain-parasite-isnt-making-you-sick-heres-why?utm_source=DailyReport&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news

UVA Awards Dr. Alison Criss Covid-19 grant

https://news.virginia.edu/content/university-awards-rapid-response-research-grants-combat-covid-19?utm_source=DailyReport&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news

Dr. Gaultier Covid-19 Discovery

https://news.virginia.edu/content/covid-19-uva-discovery-spurs-clinical-trial-antidepressant-fight-virus?utm_source=DailyReport&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news

Dr. Petri article on drugs and therapy for Covid-19

https://news.virginia.edu/content/victory-against-polio-hope-battle-against-covid-19?utm_source=DailyReport&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=news

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…

Congratulations Stephanie Melchor!

In May, Stephanie Melchor successfully defended her thesis, “IL-1R drives acute disease tolerance, liver and skeletal muscle fibrosis, and sustained cachexia during T. gondii infection.” During her work in Sarah…

Maura Belanger Defends Ph.D.

In May Maura Belanger successfully defended her Ph.D. Thesis “Development and Characterization of Analytical Tools to Study Immunity Ex Vivo.” Her work in the CIC Faculty Member, Rebecca Pompano’s lab…

Awndre Gamache Defends Thesis

In January, Awndre Gamache successfully defended his thesis “Natural Killer Cell Recognition of Viral Infection: Paired MHC I Receptors Facilitate Viral Detection and Clearance.“ His work in Dr. Michael Brown’s laboratory…

Chris Medina Successfully Defends His Thesis

In April, Chris Medina, from CIC faculty member, Kodi Ravichandran’s lab successfully defended his thesis “Intercellular metabolite communication via Pannexin 1 coordinates inflammation.” He focused on how pannexin 1 channels…