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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
picture of Dr. Eileen Bulger in Harborview Medical Centers Emergency Department

UW Medicine chief of trauma Eileen Bulger discusses the American College of Surgeons' consensus recommendations on reducing firearms deaths and injuries, which she helped draft. 

News Releases

artistic rendition of protein filaments
November 8, 2018

Self-assembling protein filaments created from scratch

This protein-design advance could lead to creatiing materials unlike any in nature and with a range of applications, from diagnostics to nano-electronics. 

picture of older man with string tied around finger
November 1, 2018

Some hypertension drugs linked to reduced Alzheimer's risk

A class of drugs called angiotensin-II receptor blockers was associated with benefit for black women and white women and men.

non-local beta sheet proteins computer designed
October 29, 2018

Fundamental protein structure engineered in lab

​The advance paves the way for building entirely novel, custom-designed antibodies, enzymes and other biologically active proteins.