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Friday, February 26, 2021
Patient getting her COVID-19 vaccine

The figure represents first and second doses and both the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech formulations.

News Releases

picture of Wanda Herndon, who received vaccine No. 100,000 administered by UW Medicine
February 26, 2021

UW Medicine hits COVID-19 milestones in vaccines, tests

Vaccine dose No. 100,000 is given at Harborview Medical Center; Virology Lab reports 2 millionth diagnostic test for SARS-CoV-2.

Artists concept of global studies of human genetic diversity
February 25, 2021

New human reference genomes reveal greater diversity

Data includes individuals from around the world to better capture complexities of human genetic variation.

woman waking from good night's sleep
February 24, 2021

Good sleep is just what doctor ordered

Decades of studying aging and sleep inform tips from a researcher, who also co-authored a recently published paper on insomnia.