News Releases

April 24, 2020

Trial is looking at effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine with and without azithromycin. Results expected by July.

April 17, 2020

The UW Medicine Virology lab will perform Abbott assays for a particular antibody people produce in fighting off COVID-19.

April 16, 2020

By shuffling DNA in and out of one gene, syphilis stays a step ahead of the immune system to resist eradication

April 13, 2020

The dynamics of gene expression across the genome can be characterized as a cell develops, and as it responds to challenges. 

April 8, 2020

NEJM paper relates survey respondents' candid expressions of distress and admiration, among other emotions.

April 7, 2020

Smartphone software is intended to enhance national security; U.S. Defense Department is funding research.

April 7, 2020

More than $20 million has been raised to help UW Medicine scientists and clinicians work to preserve community members' health.

April 6, 2020

The results of a Seattle study of how a retirement living facility averted a COVID-19 outbreak have implications for public health practice.

April 2, 2020

Biochemists have created "smart" proteins that function inside human cells by turning genes on and off.

April 1, 2020

UW Medicine, Bloodworks Northwest researchers to investigate potential new therapy: plasma-derived medicine. 

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