News & Events

Stephen S. Rich
Jan 27, 2023

Multi-ancestry transcriptome-wide association analyses yield insights into tobacco use biology and drug repurposing

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Jan 13, 2023

University of Virginia neuroscientists have revealed how a toxic form of tau protein, notorious for forming tangles in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease and several other neurodegenerative disorders, spreads through the brain as the disease progresses.

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Jan 9, 2023

Biology Postdocs: Our Postdoc Association's Diversity & Community Outreach Committee welcomes you back with a new series of events.

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Amanda Gibson Wins 2023 Outstanding Faculty Awards
Dec 21, 2022

2023 Outstanding Faculty Awards

The State Council of Higher Education and Dominion Energy announced the recipients of the 2023 Outstanding Faculty Awards on December 20, 2022.

Since 1987, these awards have recognized faculty at Virginia’s institutions of higher learning who exemplify the highest standards of teaching, scholarship and service.

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Perceiving without seeing
Dec 20, 2022

Perceiving without seeing: How light resets your internal clock
December 17
Heard on Weekend Edition Saturday

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Blue Ridge Area Food Bank
Dec 8, 2022

Congratulations, Biology! Thank you so much to everyone who participated. Your donations will support our neighbors here in Charlottesville and surrounding areas. 

Now, the moment you've all been waiting for... THE RESULTS!

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GSPA December Newsletter
Dec 1, 2022

December Newsletter

Greetings from the Biology GSPA! In this monthly newsletter, we have highlighted some of the recent accomplishments among members of the department and advertised some exciting events coming up in December and January!


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Blue Ridge Area Food Bank UVA STEM Food Drive
Nov 29, 2022

Catch the Spirit!! A friendly reminder that the 2nd Annual UVA STEM Food Drive is happening now through Dec 6th. Last year Biology was #1 with the most donations! Help us keep our title! Contact Mary Liberman for more info:

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Melanie Worley is starting research group
Nov 29, 2022

Opening Jan 2023! The @WorleyLab will study regenerative growth and repatterning & is currrently recruiting!!!

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