News Releases

April 26, 2018

Findings may explain how Staphylococcus aureus bacterium can colonize our noses but not cause infection.

April 25, 2018

Harborview Medical Center is treating a 4-year-old child who was seriously injured April 21.

April 21, 2018

Unit will take the place of one to be closed at UW Medical Center.

April 18, 2018

A poorer score on a cognitive test was associated with greater risk in a study population of 2,615 senior drivers.

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

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

April 10, 2018

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

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.