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Dancers at the UCI – Fred Hutch Cancer Center opening

Dancers at the UCI – Fred Hutch Cancer Centre opening

Robert Hood / Fred Hutch News Service

Singing, dancing, dignitaries mark opening of UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre

Fred Hutch has fostered a pioneering collaboration with the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI), the only cancer care facility in Uganda. The UCI – Fred Hutch Cancer Centre was established in 2004 to address the growing need of cancer basic research, primary care and low-cost treatment in Uganda for reducing the burden of infection-related cancers.  Read more >

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VIDD Faculty Stories

Identifying biomarkers for HIV prevention with Ying Huang
Biomarkers, objects that indicate something more complex and hard to measure, can be used to diagnose and/or predict diseases such as HIV.

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VIDD Publication Spotlight

Off target effects of rectal tenofovir gel
The antiviral tenofovir is a widely used drug for HIV prevention and treatment as an oral pill. The Microbicides Trial Network (MTN) phase 1 clinical trial was designed to detect possible subtle yet important ‘off target’ effects from rectal 1% tenofovir gel formulation treatment.

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Uganda offers a unique setting to study the impact of infections on the development and clinical course of several cancers.

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