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Thursday, September 28, 2023
Earth from a porthole of a space station.

Implementing rules for commercial spaceflights will benefit humans in space and on Earth, the authors argue.

News Releases

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September 28, 2023

Ethics rules needed for commercial spaceflight human studies

Social responsibility, scientific excellence, proportionality and global stewardship should be guiding principles, investigators write in a commentary.

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September 18, 2023

Skipping counseling doesn't raise cancer gene test distress

Many people who underwent a cancer screening were content to pass up an accompanying consult, a UW Medicine-led study found. 

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September 7, 2023

Distance from clinic influences abortion pill access

A UW Medicine-led study examined demographic differences in ways women access medication abortion.