June 23, 2017

A research scientist performs gene expression analysis in the Michael Schwartz Lab.

Credit: Clare McLean
June 23, 2017

Dr. Charles (Chuck) Murry is a professor of pathology, bioengineering and medicine/cardiology. He directs the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine.

Credit: Clare McLean
June 11, 2017

Measuring someone’s blood pressure for signs of hypertension is the most common clinical procedure.

June 13, 2017

High levels of air pollution over time appear to impede a good night’s sleep, according to study findings presented recently.

May 22, 2017

Within months, clinical trials of a gene therapy will begin with a small group of children affected with a deadly muscle-wasting disease.

June 23, 2017

Research results reported this week in the journal Science overturn long-held views on a basic messaging system within living cells.  

May 18, 2017

Research has identified a new way that viruses keep infected cells alive – so the viruses can use the cells to reproduce. The finding suggests it may be possible to target this process to treat viral infections.

June 23, 2017

Artemisinin combination therapies (ACTs), medications widely used against malaria, are safe to administer to women in their first trimester of pregnancy, according to research published today.

May 18, 2017

Insect-transmitted viruses, like Powassan and West Nile, which can attack the brain in some cases, are becoming a growing public health concern. Medical scientists are trying to understand how brain cells try to fend off invading viruses.

May 24, 2017

UW Medicine’s Regional Heart Center is enrolling patients in a clinical trial that may be the final threshold to a new standard of care for aortic-valve replacement. 


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