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Jan. 4, 2018

Fred Hutch has entered into a new partnership with the National Cancer Institute-sponsored Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research that aims to increase access to lifesaving stem-cell transplants for those who don’t have a tissue-matched, related donor. If successful, the collaboration could improve current methods of donor selection and make stem-cell transplants more readily available for those with leukemia, multiple myeloma and other blood disorders.

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Tobacco-control efforts prevented 800,000 lung cancer deaths

Mathematical modeling by Center researchers shows national anti-smoking campaign made significant impact on mortality rates between 1975 and 2000

March 19, 2012 | By Kristen Woodward

Declines in cigarette smoking among Americans since the mid-1950s—particularly since tobacco-control policies and interventions were implemented after the U.S. Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health was released in 1964—prevented nearly 800,000 lung cancer deaths between 1975 and 2000, according to a study led by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center researchers.

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