Canada's Gairdner Foundation recognizes Christopher Murray and Alan Lopez, co-founders of the Global Burden of Disease Study.
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.
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.
The 90-day implant releases steroids to reduce inflammation of chronic sinusitis.
Aim is to measure and understand elements that affect human health, incorporating perspectives of epidemiology, demography, statistics, and other disciplines.
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.
Clinicians will focus on the players' safety and injury prevention, injury and illness care, and performance improvement.
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.
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.
The ability to build transmembrane proteins opens the way for custom-designing structures that span living cell membranes and perform new tasks.