News Releases

January 5, 2021

Although some artificial intelligence software tested reasonably well, only one met the performance of human screeners, researchers found.

January 4, 2021

Even partial protection of one dose could be enough to slow the spread of the virus, the UW Medicine researchers argue in a paper.

December 31, 2020

UW Medicine team performs first-in-Pacific Northwest living-donor liver transplant for metastatic colorectal cancer.

December 28, 2020

Volunteer enrollment begins for Phase III clinical trial that will determine the efficacy of Novavax vaccine candidate.

December 24, 2020

Despite the distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine “we know there is still a huge demand for PPE." 

December 18, 2020

Blocking proton leaks in mitochondria via a transport protein can rejuvenate aging cells and help reverse dysfunction.

December 16, 2020

The convenient BinaxNOW test for COVID-19 antigens can detect patients with recent symptoms, but may miss others.

December 16, 2020

A study published in Nature Neuroscience shows how spike protein crosses the blood-brain barrier.

December 14, 2020

Being enrolled in the national health insurance plan reduced catastrophic expenditures by 70% but did not eliminate significant out-of-pocket costs, study finds.

December 9, 2020

The subscription service delivers text-based medical care from board-certified physicians to adult patients via a smartphone app.

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