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UW team to study baby teeth in effort to identify autism risk factors

UW team to study baby teeth in effort to identify autism risk factors

University of Washington researchers are part of a national team that will study the baby teeth of children who have siblings with autism to determine if prenatal exposure to chemicals increases their risk of developing the disorder.

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UW receives $500,000 from Boeing for STEM education

UW receives $500,000 from Boeing for STEM education

Boeing announced Wednesday it is awarding $6 million in grants to more than 50 nonprofit organizations and education institutions across Washington, including $500,000 to the University of Washington.

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New film about Holocaust trial has UW connection

New film about Holocaust trial has UW connection

“Denial,” a new movie about an American historian’s lengthy court battle with a British Holocaust denier, has a UW connection — Deborah Lipstadt, the film’s protagonist, taught at the UW early in her career.

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UW jumps to No. 2 in the world for clinical medicine

UW jumps to No. 2 in the world for clinical medicine

The University of Washington moved up to No. 2 in the world for clinical medicine and pharmacy in the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities by Broad Subject Fields conducted by the Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University and released this month.

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Thanks to a yearlong partnership with the city of Auburn, UW faculty and students are helping create a more livable and sustainable community through the Livable City Year program — all while earning credit.

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