Kaeberlein Study on Rapamycin Therapy Published in eLife

August 26, 2016 in Research

The scientific journal eLife has published the latest results of a study led by Matt Kaeberlein, Professor of Pathology, and Piper Treuting, Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine and Chief of Comparative Pathology, on the long-term effects of short-term therapy on middle-aged mice treated with the drug rapamycin.

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Pacific Northwest Brain Donor Network Featured in Seattle Times

May 31, 2016 in Research

Dr. C. Dirk Keene, Associate Professor of Pathology, and Dr. Desiree Marshall, Fellow and assistant medical examiner at the King County Medical Examiner’s Office, have been featured in the Seattle Times for the work they are doing with the Pacific Northwest Brain Donor Network program.

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Krimmel and Risques Article Accepted at PNAS

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.

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Loeb Appointed a Fellow of AAAS

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.

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Garcia and Kapur Voted as Top Doctors in Seattle Magazine

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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Welcome to the new Department of Pathology Website

January 31, 2016 in Education, Patient care, Research

We’re pleased to unveil our new website with a modern design and easier-to-find content. The new website is also mobile-friendly so you can view the site from your phone or tablet. We hope you'll find the new website easier to navigate. Please read more for instructions on providing any feedback you may have.

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Fu-Pang Chang Receives Young Investigator Award of the WORLDSymposium

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.

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Dog Aging Project Featured on King 5 New Day NW

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.

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Fligner Receives 2015 UWMC Chief of Medicine Service Award

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.

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Mitchell Lee Receives HHMI Gilliam Fellowship

August 13, 2015 in Education, Research

Mitchell Lee, a 4th year PhD student in Matt Kaeberlein's lab, was recently awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship.

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