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Tuesday, January 25, 2022
The blood transfusion service at Harborview Medical Center distributes blood for patients across the hospital.

Replacing blood supply is a major concern for hospitals, with no promises of immediate backup.

News Releases

Hospital health care providers at UW Medicine
January 22, 2022

King County hospitals issue urgent call to action

Area hospitals and healthcare partners plea to public: ‘We need your help’

illustration of a mitochondrian
January 20, 2022

Supplement appears to boost muscle, mitochondria health

A study cohort that received an oral supplement of a gut-produced compound had better endurance in two small exercises.

Graphic showing how number of exposures to pandemic coronavirus spike protein influences degree of antibody response,
January 20, 2022

Breakthrough infections spur strong antibody responses 

 People vaccinated three times or vaccinated after an earlier COVID-19 infection had comparable neutralizing antibody activity to those with a breakthrough case.