Tag: advancing our health

UofL receives $11.5 million to advance cancer immunotherapies Center for Cancer...

Cancer remains one of the most difficult and deadly challenges in human health, affecting Kentuckians at a higher rate than residents of any other...

Public health students help keep campus safe, gain valuable skills as...

They’ve spent hours training, including the completion of Johns Hopkins University’s online contact tracing course. Now, nearly a dozen undergraduate and graduate students from...

Student, faculty, staff cooperation are keys to early on-campus COVID prevention

The early grades on COVID testing are in, and the UofL community is doing its part to stay safe. Two weeks into the semester, UofL...

UofL-born technology for treating Type 1 diabetes has commercial partner

A University of Louisville-born therapy that helps people with Type 1 diabetes stay off immunosuppressants by re-educating the body’s immune system to accept transplanted...

NIH funds UofL doctoral students’ work on taste buds and brain...

You may be confident in your potential to pursue a career in biomedical research when the National Institutes of Health funds your work before...

UofL Trager Institute uses technology to reduce social isolation for older...

Amid efforts to stem the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, social isolation and loneliness have emerged as a significant public health crisis, particularly for...

Phase II results of Co-Immunity Project show higher-than-expected rates of coronavirus...

Results from the second phase of the University of Louisville’s groundbreaking project to track COVID-19 in Jefferson County show that 4 to 6 times...

UofL technology that may inhibit pathway for cancer gets commercial partner...

NA University of Louisville-born invention that may help treat cancer now has a commercial partner. Qualigen Therapeutics Inc., a California biotechnology company focused on developing...

UofL conducting clinical trial on drug for severe COVID-19 respiratory effects

The University of Louisville is conducting a clinical trial on a new treatment for critically ill COVID-19 patients meant to lessen some of the...

UofL immunologist discovers biomarker that predicts a crisis in COVID-19 patients

Dr. Jun Yan, professor of surgery and microbiology and immunology at the University of Louisville, led a team of researchers in the discovery of...