May 04, 2016 in Research
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has published a study led by Jeff Krimmel, UW Medical Student, and Rosana Risques, Assistant Professor of Pathology, on cancer-associated gene mutations using UW-created DNA duplex sequencing technology.
April 22, 2016 in Research
Dr. Lawrence Loeb, Professor of Biochemistry and Pathology and principal investigator of the Loeb Lab, Is one of four University of Washington professors newly elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
March 03, 2016 in Patient care
Dr. Rochelle Garcia and Dr. Raj Kapur were nominated to Seattle magazine's Top Doctors 2016 list. Only 4 pathologists in the Seattle metro area were selected.
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November 20, 2015 in Research
Fu-Pang Chang, a visiting scientist in Dr. Behzad Najafian's lab, was recently awarded A Young Investigator Award of the WORLDSymposium 2016 (lysosomal storage disease) for his work on the effect of agalsidase-beta on clearance of globotriaosylceramide in parietal epithelial cells in patients with Fabry disease.
August 13, 2015 in Research
To help promote the Dog Aging Project, Dr. Kaeberlein recently visited the set of King 5's New Day NW program with one of the project's four-legged participants, Rascal, to talk about aging research and the work they are doing with dogs now.
August 13, 2015 in Patient care
Dr. Corinne Fligner, Professor, UW Medicine Pathology, is the recipient of the 2015 UWMC Chief of Medicine Service Award along with Dr. Arthur Eric Anderson, clinical associate professor (Nephrology). This is the first time in the history of the award that it was given to a faculty member who is not in the Department of Medicine.
Mitchell Lee, a 4th year PhD student in Matt Kaeberlein's lab, was recently awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship.
The UW Medicine Pathology Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Committee is pleased to announce that Robert Ricciotti, MD and Nicholas Reder, MD have been selected as the ACO April 2015 Award recipients. Dr. Ricciotti’s project is, “Identifying Pathologic and Molecular Features that Distinguish Enchondroma from Chondrosarcoma”. Dr. Reder’s project is, “A Cost-Effective Microscopic Scanner for Rapid Evaluation of Radical Prostatectomy Specimens”.
May 09, 2013 in Research
Discovery by Dr. Larry Corey, Dr. Jia Zhu and colleagues has implications for development of vaccine to prevent and treat HSV-2, similar infections.