Designing the Future of Medicine

The answer to developing a quick fix for a virus? It might be found in proteins.
Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome

Certain medical problems experienced by people with Down Syndrome may eventually be helped because of a research breakthrough at UW. Read more.

Intestinal Fortitude

For over 20 years, UW researchers have collaborated on research relating to gastrointestinal distress, particularly IBS. Read more.


Certain risks associated with traditional defibrillators have been eliminated with a new device developed at UW. Read more.