News Releases

April 12, 2018

'No one is on the hook' to minimize bystander risk; UW bioethicist and co-authors advocate for stronger protections in Science commentary.

April 10, 2018

One of the largest studies of its kind, 2.8 million people, finds that TBIs' number and severity heighten risk.

April 10, 2018

UW institute's assessment shows increases in opioids, cirrhosis, diabetes in Washington state, and dangerous signs nationally.

April 3, 2018

Lifesaving blood and plasma from Seattle will help stabilize patients during transport.

March 29, 2018

Upfront tumor DNA sequencing might simultaneously provide both better detection sensitivity than standard tests, and critical information for treatment.

March 27, 2018

Canada's Gairdner Foundation recognizes Christopher Murray and Alan Lopez, co-founders of the Global Burden of Disease Study.

March 16, 2018

Graduating students from the UW School of Medicine joined their peers across the U.S. in the annual rite of the National Residency Matching Program.

March 16, 2018

Two distinct interbreeding events with Denisovans, a sister group to Neanderthals, contributed to the ancestry of modern East Asians, according to a genetic data analysis.

March 15, 2018

Aim is to measure and understand elements that affect human health, incorporating perspectives of epidemiology, demography, statistics, and other disciplines. 

March 15, 2018

The 90-day implant releases steroids to reduce inflammation of chronic sinusitis.

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