News Releases

December 31, 2021

While pandemic news drove visits, advances in other areas of medicine and biomedical science also piqued interest.

December 30, 2021

Dr. Nickerson was a leading figure in applying genomic sequencing to advance precision medicine for diverse populations. 

December 27, 2021

Findings could lead to the development of more effective vaccines and antibody treatments for COVID-19 variants.

December 20, 2021

Researchers show that study participants can be safely, effectively monitored at home for drugs’ potential arrhythmic effects.

December 16, 2021

In mouse tests, UW Medicine researchers are studying the technology's ability to create fissures in tumors that would allow therapeutics inside.

December 16, 2021

Nearly half of the respondents said they considered leaving their healthcare careers behind. 

December 13, 2021

The UW Medicine trial aims to detect whether psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy helps to alleviate depression and burnout.

December 8, 2021

Overdose death rates with the drug are similar for those under and over 30 – a break from patterns involving heroin and prescribed opioids. 

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.