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UNC Researchers Create New Type of COVID-19 Antibody Test

June 11, 2020

UNC School of Medicine researchers Aravinda de Silva and Prem Lakshmanane and colleagues developed a COVID-19 test that pinpoints human antibodies specific to a particular part of the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein. The test can be ramped up to document past … Read more

Worldwide Study Unlocks Genetic Secrets of Gray Matter

March 25, 2020

The cerebral cortex is the relatively thin, folded, outer “gray matter” layer of the brain crucial for thinking, information processing, memory, and attention. Not much has been revealed about the genetic underpinnings that influence the size of the cortex’s surface … Read more

UNC Radiology Malawi Program Strengthens Local and International Ties

November 11, 2016

Thanks to the UNC Radiology Malawi Program, faculty and students at the UNC School of Medicine have been making strides to provide sustainable radiology technology to Lilongwe, Malawi. The program exists to provide radiologist support; technologist and radiographer education; development for working … Read more