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Monday, September 24, 2018

A new clinical site at UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s will serve Washington, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and Oregon patients with rare or puzzling disorders. 

News Releases

depiction of beta barrel protein
September 13, 2018

Fluorescence activating protein made from scratch

First such advance makes possible creation of new beta-barrel proteins to precisely target small molecules.

DNA conceptual art
September 12, 2018

1,000s of breast cancer gene variants engineered, analyzed

Findings on nearly 4,000 BRCA1 mutations will be immediately useful to many patients with previously inconclusive genetic test results.

Murphy lab team
August 31, 2018

Malaria vaccine work deploys parasite-fighting cells to liver

Prime-and-trap effort harnesses T cells, instead of antibodies, to fend off early-stage malaria infection in mice.