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Dr. Paul S. Hoffman
Dr. Paul S. Hoffman

Promising New Antibiotic Defies Conventional Wisdom on Treating Superbug.  UVA’s Dr. Paul S. Hoffman says, “It’s one step in the right direction (into solving antibiotic resistance).”

The University of Virginia’s new findings challenge conventional wisdom on the best way to develop new treatments for Clostridium difficile. Clostridium difficile is a growing problem in healthcare settings nationwide. UVA’s drug, Amixicile in early testing suggests it could be more effective than existing options.

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2 NYPD officers killed, gunman dead

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The fatal shooting may have been a revenge attack over police treatment of minorities.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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UVA Rector Blasts Rolling Stone, Calling It Drive By Journalism

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The University of Virginia's Rector has blasted last month's Rolling Stone article about UVA.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."