News Releases

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

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

March 15, 2018

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

March 14, 2018

Studying dynamic changes in chromatin, which stores a cell’s genetic materials, could help unlock how an organism’s many different cell types originally form.

March 12, 2018

Clinicians will focus on the players' safety and injury prevention, injury and illness care, and performance improvement.

March 5, 2018

Budgetary distress too often accompanies medical problems.  Public health researchers want to learn  how  circumstances that drive the need for payday loans could be better remedied.

March 1, 2018

Improving the trafficking of cellular proteins in brain cells holds possibilities for new treatments and even prevention for Alzheimer's disease, results of a new study suggest.