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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Researchers analyzed data in patients’ electronic health records to find details associated with a higher likelihood of test positivity.

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scene from Liangcai Gu lab at UW Medicine
October 20, 2021

NIH supports studies on senescent cells

UW Medicine will be part of the Cellular Senescence Network to research these cells in aging and other processes.

Dr. Colin Pritchard in his cancer diagnostic lab.
October 19, 2021

Scientific American honors cancer researcher Colin Pritchard

Catalyst for Precision Medicine Award recognizes his laboratory medicine advances in cancer testing and diagnostics.

Cross section of a retina treated with regeneration factors. The middle blue layer contain interneuron cells and the bottom layer, ganglion cells. Green cells within these layers are all derived from treated glial cells.
October 19, 2021

Nudging cells to repair damaged retinas

Biological structure researchers induce support cells in the retina to become neurons, an approach that someday could help restore vision.