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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

SAD is a subset of depression that can be marked by feeling blue and  tired, craving carbs, and having less interest in socializing.

News Releases

chemotherapy bags
December 5, 2018

Potential seen to tailor acute myeloid leukemia treatment

Drug response screening of leukemia stem cells offers clues to relapse and suggests ways to improve patient-specific therapies.

ideas for the puzzle of Alzheimer's
December 4, 2018

Researchers classify Alzheimer's patients into 6 subgroups

'Alzheimer's, like breast cancer, is not one disease,' says UW Medicine dementia expert Shubhabrata Mukherjee.

picture of bioethicist Malia Fullerton of the University of Washington School of Medicine
December 3, 2018

Go slow, start small with genome screening, experts urge

Screening of healthy adults for genes that might heighten disease risk must be pursued cautiously, concludes a U.S. panel whose authors include a UW bioethicist.