Even as more older people want, or need, to extend their careers, ageism's societal influence can pose an obstacle.
Patients undergoing catheter-based procedures may be enrolled without giving consent, under a U.S. exception granted to researchers.
Two researchers affiliated with UW School of Medicine were named to TIME's 100 most influential people for 2022.
The finding supports theory that genetic differences between individuals and species can affect the acquisition of mutations.
An analysis suggests that other criteria have a more ethical basis to help decide which patients to prioritize for lifesaving care.
Before 2021, the survival rate of extreme preemies was poor. An initiative at UW Medicine changed that.
Creating a novel population of mutant tissues helps scientists deduce the cause of polycystic kidney disease and other cilia-linked illnesses.
A Phase 3 clinical trial found that the second-generation vaccine generates high levels of neutralizing antibodies.
If medication supplies dwindle, hospitals worldwide should prioritize health equity and people at greatest risk, a new paper argues.
Project aims to create a genome reference that represents the genetic diversity of all the populations on Earth.