Stories for Stefanie Robel

Lost in translation: The medium is the message for a healthy heartbeat

May 28, 2019

Researchers at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC have revealed how a genetic message to produce healthy heart tissue is altered in the body during stress and aging to ...

Fralin Biomedical Research Institute scientists link concussions to seizures, development of epilepsy

Jan. 21, 2019

Experiments by Fralin Biomedical Research Institute scientists show a strong relationship between changes in astrocytes after mild traumatic brain injury and the eventual occurrence of a seizure

VTCRI prepares to welcome leading scientists, host Central Virginia Society for Neuroscience meeting

March 22, 2017

The challenges and opportunities of neuroscience will come into focus Sunday and Monday as researchers from universities across Virginia and special guests from elsewhere in the U.S. converge at the ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists gain insight into cause of Alzheimer’s symptoms

Nov. 23, 2015

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have uncovered a mechanism in the brain that could account for some of the neural degeneration and memory loss in people with Alzheimer’s disease. ...