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Friday, April 19, 2019

Rental electric two-wheelers are popping up across the U.S – and their riders are, too, in hospital ERs.

News Releases

A parent buckles a child into a rear-facing safety seat.
April 19, 2019

Washington updates car-seat law to better protect children

Revised regulations mean "more kids will come home safe," says Harborview pediatrician who advocated for change.

astronaut holding kidneys on a chip NASA
April 17, 2019

Soon, kidneys-on-a-chip will rocket to space station

Launch preparations are underway at Cape Canaveral for study of space flight effects on kidneys; lift off slated for late April.

David Baker and Neil King Institute for Protein Design
April 16, 2019

Protein design named as an Audacious project

The Institute for Protein Design at the UW School of Medicine will advance medicine and improve healthcare with an initial $45 million in funding through TED’s The Audacious Project