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Early Detection of Covid-19 through a Citywide Pandemic Surveillance Platform

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Early Detection of Covid-19 through a Citywide Pandemic Surveillance Platform

Originally published in the New England Journal of Medicine May 1, 2020 TO THE EDITOR: Traditional approaches to respiratory virus surveillance may not identify...
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UW Scientists Develop Technique that Can Track Gene Activities as Cells Grow and Adapt

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UW Scientists Develop Technique that Can Track Gene Activities as Cells Grow and Adapt

  The dynamics of gene expression across the genome can be characterized as a cell develops, and as it responds to challenges. A new...
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Helping Public Health Leaders Track the Spread of Coronavirus

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Helping Public Health Leaders Track the Spread of Coronavirus

The Greater Seattle Coronavirus Assessment Network (SCAN) is a partnership between the Brotman Baty Institute (BBI)-based Seattle Flu Study and King County Public Health...
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The Problem with Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests

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The Problem with Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests

Despite caveats in ads and on packages, users can fail to understand their limitations This article was originally published in Scientific American By Heather...
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Dr. Jay Shendure: The 2020 Leaders in Health Care Gold Award Winner for Achievement in Medical Research

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Dr. Jay Shendure: The 2020 Leaders in Health Care Gold Award Winner for Achievement in Medical Research

Shendure serves as a professor of genome sciences at the University of Washington and as the scientific program director at the Brotman Baty Institute...
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