April 16, 2018

The Trump presidency has fomented public discord and action on a number of fronts. For Denise Dudzinski, a white person in a position of power, it has made the issue of racial injustice feel more personal than ever.

April 16, 2018

Singer and performer Huey Lewis announced April 13 that he was canceling the remainder of the 2018 tour with his band The News.

April 5, 2018

Dr. Donald Chi, associate professor of oral health sciences at the University of Washington School of Dentistry, has been named Pediatric Dentist of the Year.

April 3, 2018

In case you missed it: Scientists at the University of Washington were among an international group that conducted the largest-ever genetic study on stroke.  It involved DNA samples from more than 520,000 people and identified 22 new genetic ris

April 3, 2018

Six University of Washington students, one from each of the six Health Sciences disciplines, were identified this week as the Magnuson Scholars for 2018-2019.

April 2, 2018

Drs. Xiaohu Gao and Eva Corey faced three major obstacles in trying to get genetic material to prostate tumors and program the cancerous cells to self-destruct.

April 2, 2018

A new study by the Mayo Clinic, which reviewed about 30 years worth of data from a Minnesota county, has found that the incidence of k

March 29, 2018

Washington state has a new breast density notification law, which requires facilities which perform mammography to notify women

March 27, 2018

U.S. Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Seattle) will meet Thursday, March 29, with heart specialists at UW Medical Center in Seattle.

March 26, 2018

Acetylcholine is one of the main neurotransmitters in the nervous system.