Dr. Hans-Peter Kiem's award is part of $12 million multi-institution research collaboration to develop foamy virus gene replacement therapy for patients who suffer from Severe Combined Immunodeficiency
Dr. Eric Chow of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center will use his Leukemia & Lymphoma Society grant to study ways to prevent blood-cancer therapy side effects to the heart among children following chemotherapy and radiation
The $599,999 award supports research to develop companion test to mammograms for increased accuracy and earlier detection
March 26, 2012
| By Christi Ball Loso
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Dr. Samir Hanash, Public Health Sciences Division, is the recipient of $599,999 from the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The grant supports the development of a blood test that would be a companion to mammograms but more accurate in detecting breast cancer at an early stage.