Co-Immunity Project testing site
COVID-19 rates continue to increase, with highest rates among 18-34-year-olds Overall mid-December infection levels highest so far, antibody rates show 1 in 10 have been exposed to virus
The steady increase of coronavirus infections throughout Jefferson County has been confirmed by a new round of testing by the Co-Immunity Project. The recent...
Lekha Devara and Briana Coleman, second-year medical students, wearing smart glasses.
UofL’s medical students expand smart glasses virtual shadowing program
When two medical students opted to take part in an emergency department virtual shadowing session with Dr. Jeff Baker, they didn’t imagine it would...
Grawemeyer is lit green to honor COVID-19 victims in 2020.
A look back at a very unusual – and unprecedented – year at UofL
If we could describe 2020 in one word for posterity, it’d no doubt be “memorable.” Hopefully it will also be anomalous. This year was largely defined...
The first COVID-19 vaccines shipped to Kentucky were administered at UofL Hospital Dec. 14, 2020.
UofL Health’s frontline workers the first in Kentucky to receive Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine
UofL Health welcomed Governor Andy Beshear 14 Dec. to mark a historic moment in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The first vaccines shipped...
John Trent, Ph.D.
UofL innovator known for drug discovery inducted into National Academy of Inventors Trent is the seventh from UofL to achieve the recognition
John Trent, a University of Louisville researcher and innovator known for harnessing the power of thousands of computers to discover drugs that could fight...
UofL Trager Institute’s Republic Bank Foundation Optimal Aging Clinic
Trager Institute and Logistics and Distribution Institute collaborate to establish safe COVID-19 clinic operations
The Republic Bank Foundation Optimal Aging Clinic will use information gained from a collaboration between the University of Louisville Trager Institute and the UofL...
UofL researchers will develop and manufacture a nasal spray to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/robin24/
UofL receives funding from U.S. Dept. of Defense to develop and test nasal spray to prevent COVID-19
The University of Louisville has received funding from the U.S. Department of Defense to develop a nasal spray to prevent serious viral respiratory infections...
Dental assistant student at WKCTC.
Director selected to lead UofL Dental Clinic at WKCTC
The hiring of a dental clinic director will allow more individuals in Paducah and surrounding areas to receive needed oral health care. The University...
Huang-Ge Zhang, Ph.D.
UofL researcher uses fruit for less toxic drug delivery Suite of technologies now has commercial partner to bring them to market
UofL researchers have found a less toxic way to deliver medicines by using the natural lipids in plants, particularly grapefruit and ginger. The resulting intellectual...
Co-Immunity Project testing site
Co-Immunity Project shows COVID-19 infection rate in Jefferson County increased tenfold since September
Coronavirus infections in Metro Louisville likely are far higher than the already spiking rates reported by the health department, according to researchers with the...