News Releases

May 25, 2022

Even as more older people want, or need, to extend their careers, ageism's societal influence can pose an obstacle. 

May 24, 2022

Patients undergoing catheter-based procedures may be enrolled without giving consent, under a U.S. exception granted to researchers.

May 23, 2022

Two researchers affiliated with UW School of Medicine were named to TIME's 100 most influential people for 2022.

May 11, 2022

The finding supports theory that genetic differences between individuals and species can affect the acquisition of mutations.

May 10, 2022

An analysis suggests that other criteria have a more ethical basis to help decide which patients to prioritize for lifesaving care.

May 5, 2022

Before 2021, the survival rate of extreme preemies was poor.  An initiative at UW Medicine changed that.

April 27, 2022

Creating a novel population of mutant tissues helps scientists deduce the cause of polycystic kidney disease and other cilia-linked illnesses.

April 25, 2022

A Phase 3 clinical trial found that the second-generation vaccine generates high levels of neutralizing antibodies.

April 25, 2022

If medication supplies dwindle, hospitals worldwide should prioritize health equity and people at greatest risk, a new paper argues.

April 20, 2022

Project aims to create a genome reference that represents the genetic diversity of all the populations on Earth. 

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