Anacortes, Wash., man opted into UW Medicine protocol to receive infected donor heart and then had virus eradicated.
The donor, Angie Karalis Johnson, is passionate about finding a cure for macular degeneration and helping people with vision problems.
“Knee mount” maneuver reduces blood-flow velocity in major arteries, pilot test shows.
Two scientists at the University of Washington School of Medicine created software that can understand high-pitch calls.
UW Medicine and Fred Hutch had key roles in clinical trial of immunotherapy option for often-lethal Merkel cell cancer.
Globally, lifetime stroke risk seen at one in four among adults age 25; young adults urged to adopt healthy lifestyle and diet.
On-field trainers captured injuries data, showing higher incidence than previous studies have reported.
Drug response screening of leukemia stem cells offers clues to relapse and suggests ways to improve patient-specific therapies.
'Alzheimer's, like breast cancer, is not one disease,' says UW Medicine dementia expert Shubhabrata Mukherjee.
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.