News Releases

March 5, 2018

Budgetary distress too often accompanies medical problems.  Public health researchers want to learn  how  circumstances that drive the need for payday loans could be better remedied.

March 1, 2018

Improving the trafficking of cellular proteins in brain cells holds possibilities for new treatments and even prevention for Alzheimer's disease, results of a new study suggest.

March 1, 2018

The ability to build transmembrane proteins opens the way for custom-designing structures that span living cell membranes and perform new tasks. 

February 26, 2018

Recent findings in mice suggest a new approach to test in protecting  people with diabetes from their higher risk of advanced blood vessel disease, which sets the stage for early heart attacks and strokes. 

 

February 21, 2018

Scientists at UW Medicine and Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center will work closely with peers at Takeda Pharmaceutical to develop novel treatments. 

February 16, 2018

Aging baby boomers are anticipated to propel cases of Merkel cell carcinoma, an often-fatal disease. 

February 8, 2018

The organizations will jointly support hospitals in Alaska, Idaho and Washington.

February 5, 2018

Patients with chronic kidney and heart conditions have little benefit from devices that curb irregular heartbeats, researchers find.

February 5, 2018

The researchers hope their novel drug will safeguard patients from the hearing-damaging side effects of powerful antibiotics.  

February 5, 2018

Zika virus may cause significant damage to the fetal brain even when the baby’s head size is normal. The damage can be difficult to detect even with sophisticated brain scans.

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