What's New

Friday, December 3, 2021
Effective Dec. 6, UW Medical Center’s two campuses are changing the policy regarding patient visitors.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative test is required at the hospital's Northwest and Montlake campuses.

News Releases

picture of clinician giving an injection
December 2, 2021

Ongoing booster vaccine trial seeks vaccinated volunteers

Researchers are still enrolling study participants who have not already received a vaccine booster against SARS-CoV-2. 

counseling patient cancer screening test
December 2, 2021

Inherited mutation linked to aggressive prostate cancer

Findings suggest men undergoing cancer-risk genetic testing should be tested for mutations in this gene as well.

This twisting protein structure  dreamed up by a machine-learning algorithm.
December 1, 2021

Deep learning dreams up new protein structures

A neural network trained exclusively to predict protein shapes can also generate new ones.