News Releases

April 17, 2023

When a diverse group of patients were invited to take a genetic risk test for common, preventable diseases, only 7% accepted.

April 11, 2023

A novel wrist sensor is being tested for its ability to quickly detect a blood marker, troponin, and speed patient interventions.

April 11, 2023

A study showed that digital 3D breast tomosynthesis leads to better cancer-screening performance than 2D mammography.

April 8, 2023

After court decisions in Washington and Texas, UW Medicine reaffirms its support for access to abortion care, including mifepristone.

April 7, 2023

Findings suggest the increase in the number of more powerful guns with larger magazines are inflicting deadlier wounds.

April 6, 2023

Engineered stem cells do not provoke dangerous heart rhythms, a problem that has thwarted efforts to date. 

April 4, 2023

Researchers modified a commercially available test strip into a prototype that enables people to self-test for prediabetes. 

April 3, 2023

In a pilot clinical trial, THRIVE offered coping skills training and coaching for recent sexual assault survivors.

March 29, 2023

UW Medicine scientist Pete Greenberg is honored for his studies of social activity among bacteria.

March 24, 2023

The partnership expands for an event that began in 1970 and this year will draw thousands of participants on Sunday, Nov. 26.