News Releases

January 31, 2020

The Washington Entrepreneurial Research Evaluation and Commercialization Hub (WE-REACH) is being created with $4 million in matching funds from the National Institutes of Health.

January 30, 2020

An ancestral African population reveals clues to the genetic origins of schizophrenia

January 24, 2020

Cognitive therapy, depression drugs are found to relieve night sweats, hot flashes and also help with sleep.

January 22, 2020

The 3D microvessels can show how normal red blood cells squeeze through them, and malaria-infected cells become stalled.

January 20, 2020

Patients upload videos of themselves ingesting medication for opioid-use disorder.

January 16, 2020

Researchers call for a renewed emphasis on sepsis prevention among newborns and on tackling antimicrobial resistance.   

January 15, 2020

NIH-funded, nationwide study, led by a UW Medicine newborn care physician, suggests erythropoietin, while safe, may not protect against severe brain damage. 

December 31, 2019

North Seattle community hospital integrates under a single license with University of Washington Medical Center.

December 30, 2019

List of most-viewed items posted on the UW Medicine news site in 2019 reflects diverse viewer interests.

December 19, 2019

Structural studies of sodium channels are disclosing details about how they power heartbeats and respond to heart rhythm drugs.