News Releases

July 12, 2018

UW Medicine to test innovative kidney stone ultrasonic propulsion procedure for NASA space missions and for patients on Earth.

July 10, 2018

Sex hormone-sensitive brain cells provoke sudden, intense feelings of heat during menopause or prostate cancer therapy, and could be a treatment target.  

July 9, 2018

After being informed of how they are evaluated, many physicians told surveyors that the pay-for-performance approach might change the way they practice.

July 2, 2018

Results of a study published today in Nature Biotechnology suggest techniques that could treat patients with heart failure.

July 2, 2018

A new animal study looked at pregnancy loss, including stillbirth, after infection with the virus.

June 29, 2018

This year the Warren Alpert Foundation Prize honors scientists for transformative research leading to precision-targeted treatments for this devastating genetic disease.

June 29, 2018

 The department will encourage collaborative efforts to guide global health policies with sound data.

June 27, 2018

UW Medicine cardiologists have developed a tool to predict which heart-failure patients stand to gain most, and least, from an implanted defibrillator.

June 27, 2018

Even those born without signs of Zika infection need long-term monitoring, they warn.

June 25, 2018

Two diabetes medications that help adults don’t slow progression of type 2 diabetes in youth, researchers report.

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