News Releases

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. 

May 26, 2020

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.

May 25, 2020

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

May 22, 2020

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

May 18, 2020

The neutralizing antibody, called S309, is on an accelerated path toward clinical trials

May 18, 2020

Staff leaves will be temporary; affected employees will maintain benefits, including health insurance


May 15, 2020

Study findings suggest that women who contract the virus face a higher incidence of a severe pneumonia, which could lead to preterm birth.

May 11, 2020

Cuts, furloughs necessary; revenue was lost with cancellation of non-emergency and elective procedures. 

May 7, 2020

By web or phone, the UW Medicine Virtual Assistant helps people assess their need for testing or a medical consult, and can schedule appointments.

May 4, 2020

ECG heightens detection of sudden cardiac death risk and is a cost-effective diagnostic, a new study shows.