Research

A History of Notable Research

First peritoneal dialysis machine

From making kidney dialysis possible to winning the Nobel Prize for bone-marrow transplantation, we have a long tradition of leading-edge research that has yielded some of the most important innovations in the history of modern medicine.

Bruce Treadmill Test
Thomas Nobel Prize
Wearable Kidney
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Research News

June 6, 2024
Grant awarded for Cystic Fibrosis Research Development Program
The UW Cystic Fibrosis Research Development Program has been awarded a grant renewal by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to support direct operating costs over the next 4 years.
June 4, 2024
Immune-system signaler also appears to cause kidney injury
A study of interferons is most relevant to Black community members. Existing drugs appear to block interferons' negative side effect.
May 29, 2024
American Society of Clinical Oncology awards
Congratulations to those who received 2024 Conquer Cancer grants and awards from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.