News Releases

August 14, 2019

Learning, memory, and movement rely on electrical signals in cells; newly obtained structure of signaling protein at rest helps explains how it works

August 7, 2019

UW Medical Center is the 11th U.S. hospital to achieve that volume, and the only such provider in the Pacific Northwest. 

August 5, 2019

A soft neural implant, capable of delivering multiple drugs and color lights, might speed research on diseases such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, addiction, depression and pain.

August 2, 2019

A mix of cardiac muscle cells and outer heart wall cells, derived from stem cells, is tested in lab studies of heart-mending grafts

July 30, 2019

UW Medicine’s rehabilitation medicine and diabetes/endocrinology services ranked in the nation’s top 10.

July 25, 2019

Study published in Cell reveals activity of nociceptin neurons, which suppress dopamine at breakpoint.

July 24, 2019

From modifying gene expression to cell signaling, dynamic designer proteins may usher in a new era of synthetic biology.


July 23, 2019

Even without symptoms or antibiotic use, these virulent and multi-drug resistant strains are carried in the gut for long time.

July 18, 2019

Of all the data captured, the greatest variability was between surgeons, the study published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, showed.

July 17, 2019

Molecular test outperforms traditional blood smears in detecting parasites earlier in an infection