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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Omicron renews nations’ interest in travel bans and other policies that harshly affect marginalized populations, a bioethicist says.

News Releases

illustration of kidney structures
November 29, 2021

SARS-CoV-2 can infect kidneys directly, researchers find

Patients with COVID-19 kidney injuries should have renal health monitored well after infection resolves, study author says.

Mouth guards instrumented with sensors
November 23, 2021

NFL mouth guard research program includes UW Huskies

Data will be gathered from sensors that detect the impact of on-field hits. The goal is to protect players from head trauma. 

picture of prototype device to dispense Naloxone in case of overdose
November 22, 2021

Wearable injector can detect and reverse opioid overdose

Researchers develop a prototype device that can recognize respiration patterns and administer naloxone, a potential antidote.