News Releases

October 17, 2017

Gamers will pit their wits against a real-life villain: a food poisoning called aflatoxin that can cause liver cancer and stunting. 

October 16, 2017

UW Medicine, Seattle Children's Research Institute to provide licensed athletic trainers to treat, record concussions at Northwest Junior Football League games.

October 11, 2017

UW Medicine is one of seven U.S. sites testing whether a warm-preservation system is as effective as puting organs on ice for travel.

October 11, 2017

Risk-raising mutations, which occurred in children but not their parents, were found in both protein-coding and regulatory portions of the genome.

October 9, 2017

Cannabidiol treatment of mice with this genetic condition reduces epileptic seizures and autism-like behaviors.

October 6, 2017

Research explores 2,817 attacks from 2002 to 2016 in select high-income nations, including the United States

October 4, 2017

To sustain engineered organs, the ability to generate vascular systems similar to parts of the body's own circulation will be critical. 

October 2, 2017

By creating mini-kidney organoids that contain a realistic micro-anatomy, UW Medicine researchers track early stages of polycystic kidney disease.

September 27, 2017

Scientists have created a way to generate thousands of different mini-protein binders as possible drug candidates.  

September 20, 2017

Information-technology leader comes from University Hospitals in Cleveland