A biopolymer sponge delivers cancer-shrinking T-cell therapy in preclinical study
April 24, 2017
| By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service
A dissolving scaffold developed by Dr. Matthias Stephan delivers engineered anti-tumor immune cells to crowded masses of tumor cells and recruits the native immune system to mount a second-wave attack on the cancer.
The director of Madrona Ventures Group has a passion for innovation – and a personal motivation
July 11, 2016
| By Mary Engel / Fred Hutch News Service
Matt McIlwain, who was named vice chair of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s board of trustees on Monday, believes that cancer breakthroughs will increasingly be found at the intersection of the biological sciences, computer science and data science.
Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk offers annual ceremony’s keynote speech at Safeco Field
Jan. 27, 2016
| By Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service
A crowd of baseball fans at Safeco Field cheered Wednesday not for Adam Wainwright’s wicked cutter but for his off-field work to help people in need. He was honored with the Hutch Award for his humanitarian efforts.
From cover-ups to caffeine, here are some tips for protecting your skin during the summer and all year long
July 2, 2015
| By Dr. Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
The how-to’s of skin cancer prevention haven’t changed much in recent years — avoid too much ultraviolet light via sun or tanning beds and take care not to burn or tan — but that message is clearly not reaching enough people, according to Fred Hutch researchers.