News Releases

August 11, 2022

Removal of the secondary stones reduced patients' relapse rate by 82%, urology researchers found.

August 5, 2022

A five-year, $2.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute will help provide answers. 


July 28, 2022

Genetically modified mouse studies reveal pathways for organ-damaging autoimmune response.

July 25, 2022

U.S. News recognizes UW Medicine's hospitals as “high-performing” across an array of common adult procedures and conditions.

July 21, 2022

Machine learning, used to design proteins with a variety of functions, is doing things scientists didn't realize it was capable of. 

July 19, 2022

Across 16 countries studied, spikes in influenza-like illnesses emerged 3 months before the first COVID-19 cases were reported.

July 19, 2022

While Omicron variants ratchet up immune evasion, study suggests current boosters intensify protections against serious infection

July 18, 2022

Currently most abortion pills are dispensed by independent reproductive health clinics, said the paper's senior author.

July 14, 2022

The drug erythropoietin, when combined with cooling therapy, showed no added benefits, study finds.


July 7, 2022

The impact is greater on a male fetus. The UW Medicine-led study encourages pregnant women to be tested for stress levels.