News Releases

December 6, 2021

Results reported in JAMA Internal Medicine associate cataract surgery with 30% lower risk of dementia in aging population.

December 2, 2021

Researchers are still enrolling study participants who have not already received a vaccine booster against SARS-CoV-2. 

December 2, 2021

Findings suggest men undergoing cancer-risk genetic testing should be tested for mutations in this gene as well.

December 1, 2021

Two new surgeons will enhance capabilities at Seattle Children’s and UW Medical Center.

December 1, 2021

A neural network trained exclusively to predict protein shapes can also generate new ones.

November 30, 2021

Omicron renews nations’ interest in travel bans and other policies that harshly affect marginalized populations, a bioethicist says.

November 29, 2021

Patients with COVID-19 kidney injuries should have renal health monitored well after infection resolves, study author says.

November 23, 2021

Data will be gathered from sensors that detect the impact of on-field hits. The goal is to protect players from head trauma. 

November 22, 2021

Researchers develop a prototype device that can recognize respiration patterns and administer naloxone, a potential antidote.

November 22, 2021

Parental leave policies are often non-existent, and make advancement difficult for women, second survey finds.