Experimental Fred Hutch treatment aims to ease symptoms of rare, debilitating condition that causes rigid limbs, searing pain
Nov. 18, 2014
| By JoNel Aleccia / Fred Hutch News Service
A young Alabama woman with a rare disorder that leaves her body literally as stiff as a board is the first Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center patient to receive a stem cell transplant in hopes of helping – if not curing – her devastating condition.
Malik Lab researcher studies the role of genetic evolution in autoimmune disorders
Feb. 13, 2012
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Rick McLaughlin, a postdoctoral researcher in the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Malik Lab, has been awarded a prestigious Helen Hay Whitney Foundation research fellowship. He is one of 22 researchers selected for the three-year award from a nationwide search.
Dr. Veronika Groh and colleagues find data indicating that a novel subset of immune-system cells may be deficient in active lupus
April 13, 2009
Dr. Veronika Groh, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Clinical Research Division, is the recipient of a three-year, $100,000 per year grant from the Lupus Research Institute. The grant will fund the study of a novel immunosuppressive CD4 T-cell subset in lupus patients.