Tag: advancing our health

UofL researchers part of a nearly $17 million investment to fast-track...

The American Heart Association is investing nearly $17 million to fund a two-year research initiative, ENACT (End Nicotine Addiction in Children and Teens), led...

COVID-19 antibody initiative receives $1.5 million to expand testing, launch ‘virus...

The Co-Immunity Project, a groundbreaking collaboration to track and curb COVID-19 in Kentucky, has received $1.5 million from the James Graham Brown Foundation, as...

UofL receives $3.8M to test new gene therapy for heart attacks

When someone has a heart attack, it causes muscle cells in their heart to die, and the heart cannot regenerate these cells. Researchers at...

Programs serving moms in recovery focus of new UofL study Robert...

A University of Louisville study will evaluate how health care, public health and social services organizations are working together to improve the health and...

Groundbreaking coronavirus immunity initiative receives an infusion of funding

Just as the Co-Immunity Project has begun its first phase to test Louisville health care workers for COVID-19 and antibodies from the disease that...

UofL research shows Group B Strep infections more common than previously...

Research published this week from UofL and Pfizer Inc., is the first to show the burden of both invasive and non-invasive Group B Streptococcus...

UofL delivering health care through a new lens: smart glasses

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the expansion of telemedicine, and as part of that expansion, faculty at the University of Louisville are piloting...

UofL launches decontamination program to alleviate mask shortage for health care...

Health care workers and first responders put their own health at risk every time they come face-to-face with someone who has – or may...

New study shows reduction of coal emission led to reduced asthma...

After four Louisville coal-fired power plants either retired coal as their energy source or installed stricter emissions controls, local residents’ asthma symptoms and asthma-related...

UofL selects Grand Challenges as priority research areas Now, seeks additional...

How will we empower our communities? How will we advance human health beyond disease? And how will we engineer a future economy built on...