Molecular test outperforms traditional blood smears in detecting parasites earlier in an infection
Funds will support study of pediatric concussions, suicide, prescription opioids, and falls among seniors.
Method will be applied to human genome to learn more about how proteins interact inside our cells to carry out biological functions
Process reveals clues about DNA mutations: Which tended to be initiators, and which followed?
Study indicates many are overly optimistic about, or not aware of, their likely prognosis – which may contribute to more aggressive end-of-life care.
Well-intentioned reactions might be even more harmful than victim blame, according to a recent study. An interview with a sexual assault survivor says this fits with her experience.
Names that label certain cancer risk genes as sex- or organ-specific can dissuade people who need to be tested, according to Nature commentary.
The suspect, an abnormal, fused protein, gathers enzymes that drive uncontrolled cell growth.
415 residents succumbed: Heroin and opioids, including fentanyl, continue to be most common drugs linked to fatal overdoses.
UW Medicine cardiologist will lead one of four U.S. centers focused on better understanding risk factors of the life-threatening event, and enhancing survival.