Award targets need for glioblastoma therapies, disease model
Aug. 30, 2010
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Patrick Paddison of the Human Biology Division of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center was recently awarded $148,000 by Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure to identify and develop combination therapies for glioblastoma, the most common and most aggressive form of brain cancer in adults.
Nitin Phadnis receives three-year fellowship for research at the ‘intersection of evolutionary and molecular biology’
Aug. 31, 2009
| By Galen Motin Goff
Dr. Harmit Malik believes Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center faculty and staff will be reading a lot about the research of Dr. Nitin Phadnis—a postdoctoral research fellow in his lab—starting with the news that Phadnis is the recipient of a $168,000 Howard Hughes Medical Institute fellowship from the Life Sciences Research Foundation.
Human Biology Division's Patrick Paddison is among select group of early career scientists to receive Pew Charitable Trusts' $240,000 award
June 17, 2009
Dr. Patrick Paddison of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has been selected by The Pew Charitable Trusts as a 2009 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. The highly competitive awards were given this year to 17 early career scientists who display outstanding promise in research relevant to the advancement of human health. Paddison, who came to the Hutchinson Center's Human Biology Division last year from New York’s Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, will receive $240,000 during the course of four years to help support his research in stem-cell and cancer biology.
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