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Monday, July 15, 2019
Alexes Harris

The shortage of diverse donors costs lives, and it almost cost a UW professor's hers.

News Releases

Sergei Doulatov explains his research of precancerous cell mutations
July 11, 2019

Scientists use time travel to trace how cancer evolves

Process reveals clues about DNA mutations: Which tended to be initiators, and which followed?

model of proteins interacting
July 11, 2019

Patterns in DNA reveal hundreds of unknown protein pairings

Method will be applied to human genome to learn more about how proteins interact inside our cells to carry out biological functions

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July 8, 2019

Gravity of dialysis treatment appears to elude many patients

Study indicates many are overly optimistic about, or not aware of, their likely prognosis – which may contribute to more aggressive end-of-life care.