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

November 21, 2022
Breast Cancer Research Foundation Awards
Congratulations to Drs. Nancy Davidson, Nora Disis, Mary-Claire King, and Hannah Linden, who have received breast cancer research funding.
November 16, 2022
In vivo approach to treat sickle cell disease and beyond
Drs. Chang Li and André Lieber recently met with Dr. Francis Collins when he visited the University of Washington to discuss their research.
November 16, 2022
Award will fund research into new metastatic prostate cancer therapies
Dr. John Lee and his team will use $750K Kleberg Foundation grant to pursue new treatments, including immunotherapy.