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Friday, May 29, 2020

For UW Medicine patients enrolled with that health insurer, the in-network coverage benefit is slated to end Aug. 1.

News Releases

map of the UWARN viral pandemic research network
May 28, 2020

United World Antiviral Research Network (UWARN) forms

UWARN will be part of emerging pandemic virus surveillance; diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccine development; and immune response studies

illustrations suggesting DNA research
May 27, 2020

At-home screening for ovarian, breast cancers is effective

MAGENTA study also found no increased stress among test subjects who did not receive pre- and post-test counseling with their results. 

picture of a man's sunburned shoulder
May 26, 2020

Troublemaking ‘lesion’ singled out in UV-caused skin cancer

Finding may help explain caffeinated coffee’s link to a reduced risk of melanoma. The researchers used an enzyme from plants and marsupials to distinguish the lesion.