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Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Scientist working at the bench

UW Medicine researcher Dr. Helen Chu has two ongoing studies in the quest for therapies for COVID-19.

News Releases

woman with mask in Japan
March 30, 2020

Study to ask: Does antimalarial drug prevent COVID-19?

The benefits of hydroxychloroquine being investigated in multi-site clinical trial launching in April.

Pharmacist hand holding N95 mask in pharmacy drugstore
March 23, 2020

New website facilitates donations of needed medical items

An outpouring of community offers spurs creation of site for cash and in-kind gifts — face masks, hand sanitizer and other goods. 

a patient undergoes palate surgery at UW Medical Center -- Montlake
March 14, 2020

Elective procedures delayed to support COVID-19 response

UW Medicine postpones all non-urgent surgeries and procedures through March 31.