Tag: Civelek

Mete Civelek and Qianyi Yang Lead Lab in New Discovery on How Women’s Bodies Store Fat


School of Medicine researchers at the University of Virginia have identified a potential way to battle the health effects of obesity and Type 2 diabetes in women after discovering an…

UVA IDs Genes that Influence Our Risk for Deadly Coronary Artery Disease


Researchers at the University of Virginia have shed light on how our genes affect our risk for coronary artery disease, the most common form of heart disease. In addition to…

Civelek Lab Among the First Class of UVA Certified Green Labs, 2019


UVA Green Labs Certification is an adaptable program that allows researchers the freedom to introduce changes at their individual pace while tailoring action items to their specific processes. This year,…

CPHG’s Civelek Lab Member Finds Her Passion


University of Virginia biomedical engineering student is trying to tackle the world’s No. 1 cause of death on a genetic level. Rita Anane-Wae, from Ghana by way of Glendale, Arizona,…