Project Violet News Archive

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Read archived media coverage and Fred Hutch news that includes articles and news releases about Project Violet or topics relevant to Project Violet activities.

Media Coverage

PopTech - Two PopTech talks on #WorldCancerDay to inspire and educate
PopTech, Feb., 4, 2014

The Redmond Reporter-Rosa Parks fifth grader wants to cure cancer – and be president
The Redmond Report, Jan. 24, 2014

Blaze Bioscience Raises $9 million in Series B Financing
Business Wire, Dec. 3, 2013

Tumor paint startup Blaze Bioscience raises $9M to help surgeons pinpoint cancer cells
Geek Wire, Dec. 3, 2013

How A Scorpion's Sting Led Seattle Scientists To The Brink Of Discovery- Part I
KPLU, Dec. 17, 2013

Seattle Scientists Look To Make Drug Research More Like Fantasy Football- Part II
KPLU, Dec. 18, 2013

“Painting” Keaton’s Tumor
Ivanhoe Newswire, Dec. 13, 2013

Highlighting a cure: Escanaba native develops technology for cancer detection
Daily Press, Nov. 14, 2013

Local researchers turn to scorpions, spiders for cancer cures
KOMO News, Nov. 26, 2013

"The Bite That Heals" Scientists are unlocking the medical potential of venom
National Geographic, Feb. 2013

NPR Highlights Seattle’s Pediatric Cancer Innovator, Jim Olson
Xconomy, Sep. 9, 2013

Tumor Paint: Changing the way surgeons fight cancer
CNN, Nov. 15, 2013

Local scientist wants you to pick the cure for cancer
KOMO News, Aug, 15, 2013

Watch Dr. Jim Olson’s TEDxSeattle talk and WRF will donate up to $50,000 toward cancer drug discovery, Sep. 26, 2013

“100,000 times more sensitive than an MRI”

Tumor Paint May Make Brain Surgery Safer, More Effective
Healthline, Sep. 12, 2013

Why Painting Tumors Could Make Brain Surgeons Better - Part I
NPR, Sep. 12, 2013

Treating Kids' Cancer With Science And A Pocket Full Of Hope - Part II
NPR,Sep. 13, 2013

Katy Bourne - Project Violet: One Girl’s Legacy, Aug. 31, 2013

Dr. Jim Olson’s ‘Project Violet’ is crowdfunding potential cures for cancer
GeekWire, Aug. 15, 2013

Hutch’s “Project Violet” Taps Crowd, Seeks $20M for Drug Discovery
Xconomy, Aug. 15, 2013

Project Violet, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Grace Ditzler, Apr. 14, 2013

Local doctor hopes to use scorpion venom to 'light up' cancer cells
KOMO News, Aug. 6, 2013

How Nature and a 9-Year Old Are Revolutionizing Cancer Treatment: Dr. Jim Olson at TEDxSeattle
TEDx, Jul. 19, 2013

Scorpion Venom May Help Treat Brain Cancer
ABC News, Aug. 11, 2008

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