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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

MAGENTA study also found no increased stress among test subjects who did not receive pre- and post-test counseling with their results. 

News Releases

picture of a man's sunburned shoulder
May 26, 2020

Troublemaking ‘lesion’ singled out in UV-caused skin cancer

Finding may help explain caffeinated coffee’s link to a reduced risk of melanoma. The researchers used an enzyme from plants and marsupials to distinguish the lesion.

Computer equipment used at UW Medicine
May 25, 2020

UW Medicine ends union bargaining, announces furloughs

Affected employees will maintain benefits, including health insurance, during furloughs necessitated by financial challenges from COVID-19 response.

scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (round magenta objects)
May 22, 2020

Remdesivir speeds recovery in cases of severe COVID-19

Patients and staff at UW Medical Center participated in the international trial, which has ended. Preliminary findings were published today.