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Friday, May 22, 2020

Patients and staff at UW Medical Center participated in the international trial, which has ended. Preliminary findings were published today. 

News Releases

David Veesler coronavirus antibody
May 18, 2020

Antibody neutralizes SARS and COVID-19 coronaviruses

The neutralizing antibody, called S309, is on an accelerated path toward clinical trials

UW Medicine South Lake Union outpatient clinics reception desk
May 18, 2020

UW Medicine announces furloughs due to COVID-19 costs

Staff leaves will be temporary; affected employees will maintain benefits, including health insurance


picture of obese woman in hospital bed with newborn
May 15, 2020

COVID-19 raises risk for women who are obese and pregnant

Study findings suggest that women who contract the virus face a higher incidence of a severe pneumonia, which could lead to preterm birth.