medical genetics

April 6, 2021

King transformed cancer genetics and oncology by discovering inherited breast cancer susceptibility due to BRCA1 gene mutations.

October 6, 2020

These National Institutes of Health grants will support  trailblazing ideas for solving critical questions in biomedical science.

July 1, 2020

A national partnership, funded by the NIH, will evaluate the use of genomic information in the health care of diverse participants

September 26, 2019

​At a memorial symposium for blood geneticist George Stamatoyannopoulos, speakers told how he helped set their course in research.

Undiagnosed Disease Network Seattle clinica team
September 24, 2018

Dr. Gail Jarvik from the UW Medicine Division of Medical Genetics, and Dr.

September 24, 2018

A new clinical site at UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s will serve Washington, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and Oregon patients with rare or puzzling disorders. 

May 14, 2018

The Shaw Foundation in Hong Kong has announced that the renowned UW Medicine researcher will receive the 2018 Shaw Prize in the Life Sciences and Medicine for her pioneering work in breast cancer genetics. 

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