News Releases

January 22, 2020

The 3D microvessels can show how normal red blood cells squeeze through them, and malaria-infected cells become stalled.

January 20, 2020

Patients upload videos of themselves ingesting medication for opioid-use disorder.

January 16, 2020

Researchers call for a renewed emphasis on sepsis prevention among newborns and on tackling antimicrobial resistance.   

January 15, 2020

NIH-funded, nationwide study, led by a UW Medicine newborn care physician, suggests erythropoietin, while safe, may not protect against severe brain damage. 

December 31, 2019

North Seattle community hospital integrates under a single license with University of Washington Medical Center.

December 30, 2019

List of most-viewed items posted on the UW Medicine news site in 2019 reflects diverse viewer interests.

December 19, 2019

Structural studies of sodium channels are disclosing details about how they power heartbeats and respond to heart rhythm drugs.

December 18, 2019

Researchers discover impact of MSUT2 gene and binding protein, offering others a starting point for new therapeutics.

December 7, 2019

Study finds meth undermines success in treatment for opioid-use disorder.

December 6, 2019

sci-Plex profiles gene expression in thousands of individual cells when a sample is perturbed; the technology holds promise for cancer, infection, prenatal medicine and other research.