Pancreatic cancer researcher will focus on development of targeted therapeutics
Nov. 20, 2018
| By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center pancreatic cancer researcher Dr. Sita Kugel has been named a 2018 V Scholar by the V Foundation for Cancer Research. The two-year, $200,000 award will support Kugel’s goal of developing a targeted therapy for an aggressive subtype of pancreatic cancer.
Dr. Phil Greenberg to receive high honor for his contributions to the field
Nov. 7, 2018
| By Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service
Immune-harnessing treatments are revolutionizing cancer care. Where is the immunotherapy field now, and what's next? Fred Hutch science writer Susan Keown asked someone who would know: Dr. Phil Greenberg.
T cells bearing a new engineered protein boost immunotherapy’s effectiveness in laboratory models of AML, ovarian, pancreatic cancers
April 16, 2018
| By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
In an effort to improve the efficacy of immunotherapy for solid tumors, Fred Hutch researchers have engineered a new type of protein that can rewire a 'kill switch' to stimulate T cells' activity instead.
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