precision medicine

September 9, 2021

National Human Genome Sciences Institute today launched a multi-center initiative to research how variations in DNA sequences confer disease risks.

February 10, 2021

A Nature paper today discusses findings from sequencing and data analysis of 53,581 diverse human genomes.

February 10, 2021

Sequencing expert Deborah Nickerson, from UW Medicine Genome Sciences and Brotman Baty Institute for Precision Medicine, explains initial findings.

December 5, 2018

Drug response screening of leukemia stem cells offers clues to relapse and suggests ways to improve patient-specific therapies.

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November 2, 2018

Your genes could help lead to better care for a patient in the future.

October 3, 2018

It was a big day for UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and other local medical science leaders at GeekWire Summit 2018, a Seattle present-meets-future technology conference.

March 29, 2018

Upfront tumor DNA sequencing might simultaneously provide both better detection sensitivity than standard tests, and critical information for treatment.

February 15, 2018

Dr. Tony Blau founded All4Cure, an online knowledge-sharing website for doctors, researchers and patients with multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells.

January 18, 2018

Greg Ledwon, a patient with acute myeloid leukemia says he is slaying cancer and is excited about the prospects of curing leukemia.

picture of a lab worker at UW Medicine
December 6, 2017

UW Medicine genome scientist Jay Shendure describes precision medicine -- that is, the idea that cell-based research might revolutionize medical care, yielding therapies personalized to individual patients.

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