Hutch News

Hutch News

Stories tagged 'Human Biology'

$7 million grants boost functional genomics team science

Dr. Chris Kemp’s 2 NCI awards will help support drug-target discovery and commercialization for personalized oncology

March 15, 2018 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

Dr. Christopher Kemp and colleagues have received two grants from the National Cancer Institute totaling more than $7M to support their functional genomics research.

View story >

Study uncovers new proteins involved in regulating muscular dystrophy-linked gene

CRISPR-based proteomics technique reveals potential therapeutic targets for FSHD, a rare but devastating disease

March 13, 2018 | By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service

A new Fred Hutch study has revealed more players in the pathway of facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy, or FSHD, the most common form of muscular dystrophy.

View story >

Dr. Alice Berger receives $200K grant for lung cancer research

Award to fund genome sequencing on lung tumors found in female ‘never-smokers’

March 7, 2018 | By Kristen Woodward / Fred Hutch News Service

Dr. Alice Berger, a translational researcher at Fred Hutch, has received a $200K award to advance her scientific focus on the genetics of lung cancer in women who have never smoked.

View story >

HIV researcher Dr. Julie Overbaugh gives Bernard Fields Lecture at CROI

Talk focuses on power of international collaboration to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission

March 5, 2018 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

Fred Hutch HIV researcher Dr. Julie Overbaugh on March 4 delivered the 2018 Bernard Fields Lecture, which kicked off the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Boston.

View story >

Drs. Beverly Torok-Storb, Colleen Delaney receive Seattle AWIS Awards

Honored for excellence in science education, advancement and STEM leadership

Feb. 28, 2018 | By Kristen Woodward / Fred Hutch News Service

Two members of the Clinical Research Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have received awards from the Seattle chapter of the Association for Women in Science, or AWIS.

View story >

25 powerful years of HIV research

Longstanding Mombasa Cohort helps answer questions about HIV risk and transmission

Feb. 26, 2018 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

For 25 years, Fred Hutch virologist Dr. Julie Overbaugh has helped lead the Mombasa Cohort, a unique group of women at high risk for HIV transmission.

View story >

(RSS feeds are best viewed in browsers other than Chrome)

Editor's Picks


Support our quest for cures

Story Archive


Hutch Magazine
Our quarterly magazine

Annual Report
Fiscal year highlights

Science Spotlight
Monthly review of Center-authored papers

Fred Hutch News

        Get updates via email.