News Releases

March 8, 2023

A large UW Medicine-Kaiser Permanente study finds modestly increased risk, with a stronger link seen among younger people.

March 1, 2023

Researchers seek to recruit 3,500 children and adults in the Pacific Northwest to assess how well vaccines protect against COVID-19.

February 23, 2023

Findings suggest a largely overlooked cellular signaling system may play a more important role in bacteria than previously thought.

February 22, 2023

A team led by the Institute for Protein Design devised machine-learning algorithms that created light-emitting enzymes called luciferases.

February 16, 2023

The project with SeaMar Community Health Centers, Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic and Allen Institute to study communities.

February 8, 2023

Collaboration finds that improved training and support of community health workers are needed to improve HIV testing.

February 7, 2023

A new automated system identified far more sepsis infections than 2 commonly used methods, researchers report.

February 6, 2023

RNA contact with tau protein spurs neurofibrillary tangles in the brain — a defining hallmark of Alzheimer’s and other diseases.

February 3, 2023

For decades, laboratories have routinely adjusted test-result values of alpha fetoprotein by approximately 10% for Black mothers.

January 31, 2023

Analysis of the outbreak shed light on its origins and transmission patterns, and assessed treatment and infection control.