Julius Zhu in UVA Today and other News Outlets for his Lead in Research Into Cancer, Genetic Diseases

April 25, 2017 by

Julius Zhu, Associate Professor of Pharmacology lead the team at the UVA School of Medicine that created a new technique that will let a single cancer research lab do the work of dozens, dramatically accelerating the search for new treatments and cures. In addition to benefiting cancer research, the technique will also benefit research into every disease driven by gene mutations that will enable customized treatments for patients in a way never before. Congratulations, Dr. Zhu for this ground breaking achievement in research! Click here to read the full article.

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NBC29 Night News (http://www.nbc29.com/story/35237995/uva-new-technique-will-help-in-search-for-new-cancer-treatments)

CBS news (http://www.newsplex.com/content/news/New-technique-may-help-researchers-study-gene-mutations-and-treatments-420387203.html)

HealthIT Analytics News (http://healthitanalytics.com/news/uva-gene-mutation-research-method-speeds-precision-medicine)

UPI News (https://news.virginia.edu/content/uva-finds-way-dramatically-speed-research-cancer-genetic-diseases)

Medical Press (https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-04-technique-cancer-genetic-diseases.html)

Science News (https://www.eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/139019.php)

UVA Today (https://news.virginia.edu/content/uva-finds-way-dramatically-speed-research-cancer-genetic-diseases)