News Releases

October 2, 2019

The National Cancer Institute will fund research of how screenings in that environment affect patient outcomes and health systems’ resources. 

October 1, 2019

The multipurpose energy-and-control stations inside our cells may hold keys to much-needed treatment ideas, according to a National Heart Lung and Blood Institute working group

October 1, 2019

In an NIH consortium, UW Medicine kidney researchers will study the safety and potential side effects of gene-editing as a future approach to inherited diseases

September 30, 2019

A monoclonal antibody prevents the virus from fusing with cell membranes to gain entry

September 25, 2019

NIH is funding $945 million in research across 41 states to seek solutions to the opioid crisis.

September 23, 2019

A  pangenomic reference will be generated to represent varied human populations in a government-funded, multi-site effort.

September 17, 2019

The Sports Institute at UW Medicine partners with The Daily Mile Foundation to launch school-based activity program. 

September 12, 2019

‘Embright’ will design and coordinate value-based care models to improve population health throughout the Pacific Northwest

September 9, 2019

McKinstry to design and construct $60 million ‘leap forward’ for medical education, health sciences research and innovation

September 5, 2019

Patients on chronic opioid prescriptions who came off opioids were three times more likely to die of an overdose in the years that followed, a study found.