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July 17, 2020

Updated device also records brain signals so physicians can better manage patients’ conditions such as Parkinson’s, essential tremor and epilepsy.

November 4, 2019

Presence of a modified protein identifies tumors that seem unharmful but actually are dangerous and require intensive care.

October 3, 2019

Philanthropists Lynn and Mike Garvey establish The Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions to investigate the effects of aging, trauma and addiction.

May 29, 2019

Grant will fund UW Autism Center and collaborators; researchers will scan brains of infants whose older siblings have autism.

May 3, 2019

Almost half of riders' injuries are head-related, a new study shows. Just wear a helmet, says injury-prevention specialist.

October 3, 2018

Physicist pursues measure of nerve-insulating myelin for multiple sclerosis, stroke, TBI and child neural development.

July 10, 2018

Sex hormone-sensitive brain cells provoke sudden, intense feelings of heat during menopause or prostate cancer therapy, and could be a treatment target.  

June 18, 2018

Just 42 and in peak health, successful businesswoman Keri Andrews had just been married when she sustained a stroke in 2017. Nine months later she receives daily speech, physical and occupational therapy at UW Medicine Northwest Hospital.

February 6, 2018

Would you consider a therapy that might get you a few more months, but involved shaving your head and wearing a skullcap-like devce for 18 hours a day? 

scan of Zika virus case
February 5, 2018

Current criteria using head size to diagnose Zika-related brain injury fail to capture more subtle brain damage that can lead to significant learning problems and mental health disorders later in life, according to Dr.

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