News Releases

August 31, 2021

Fischer shared the 1992 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with UW School of Medicine colleague Edwin Krebs for discovering a fundamental biological switch in cells.   

August 30, 2021

Emergency medical responders' training and use of personal protective equipment is credited for low rate of on-the-job infection.

August 26, 2021

The University of Washington, Kaiser Permanente, and UC San Diego will jointly lead the next phase of an aging-brain study.

August 25, 2021

Study findings represented the experiences of 1,004 patients from rural clinics in Arkansas, Michigan and Washington.

August 19, 2021

Offering directly observed therapy with a video smartphone app did not improve buprenorphine engagement or outcomes, study finds.

August 17, 2021

“Overall the vaccine is very well tolerated,” said the lead author of the paper published today.

August 16, 2021

Study subjects reported better job productivity after getting botulinum toxin injected into muscles of their voice box.

August 13, 2021

Acquisition of specific genetic changes in virus’ cell binding mechanism may have led to massive expansion of these variants.

August 13, 2021

Researchers said that attention deficit hyperactive disorder waxes and wanes over a lifetime.

August 11, 2021

​Study looks at an antiviral variant that outwits an immune escape plan used by several dangerous viruses.