Brushing and toothpaste can't dispel cavity-causing bacteria, despite advertising claims going back more than 100 years.
Regenerative therapy for glaucoma is one of the National Eye Institute Audacious Goals.
In a specific area of the genome, variations were associated with a 26 percent increased risk of the sexually limiting condition.
Study involved 2,548 people; those who had highest levels of marker at outset were likelier to develop kidney problems.
A study near four Seattle schools found that Issuing speed-camera traffic tickets reduced violations.
Stem cell biologist Sergei Doulatov is working to improve bone marrow transplant options, understand blood diseases, and maintain healthy blood systems
In studies in humans and mice, bacteria confuse the metal gallium for a nutrient, and it works as a Trojan horse to destroy them.
The program’s genome centers will generate data from participants of a wide variety of backgrounds to improve precision medicine.
A new clinical site at UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s will serve Washington, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and Oregon patients with rare or puzzling disorders.
Findings on nearly 4,000 BRCA1 mutations will be immediately useful to many patients with previously inconclusive genetic test results.