News Releases

September 18, 2023

Many people who underwent a cancer screening were content to pass up an accompanying consult, a UW Medicine-led study found. 

September 7, 2023

A UW Medicine-led study examined demographic differences in ways women access medication abortion.

September 7, 2023

Scientists elucidate genes needed for the unusual lifestyle of miniscule bacteria that live on the surface of larger bacteria.

September 6, 2023

A study highlights the need for diligent mechanisms to implement and enforce laws protecting victim-survivors of domestic violence.

August 30, 2023

Omicron variants bind to cells more avidly and evade antibodies more efficiently than earlier variants.

August 28, 2023

Community circulation of ciprofloxacin-resistant E. coli paradoxically increased after six-year reduction in antibiotic prescriptions.

August 23, 2023

The latest research findings that associate these behaviors can inform prevention programs, the study's authors say.

August 14, 2023

The advance is seen as a critical first step toward novel treatments to repair and regenerate teeth.

August 11, 2023

Turning off one ion channel made mice smarter. Turning off another made them more motivated.

August 11, 2023

The findings raise the hope that, by targeting these immune cells, it may be possible to treat the most common type of dementia.