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Sept. 14, 2017

An immunotherapy technology developed by Dr. Brian Till with Dr. Oliver Press at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has been licensed by Mustang Bio Inc., a subsidiary of the biopharmaceutical company Fortress Biotech Inc. The exclusive, worldwide license, announced Sept. 14 by Mustang Bio, will allow a new type of CAR (chimeric antigen receptor) T-cell therapy to be tested in a clinical trial as a treatment for B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas. The novel immunotherapy targets CD20, a protein marker on cancer cells in lymphoma.

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Good News at Fred Hutch

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Aug. 24, 2017

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center bioengineer and cancer researcher Dr. Cyrus Ghajar has focused much of his work on what causes breast cancer cells to metastasize. Now, with the help of a new $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation, Ghajar and his team are hoping to crack open a mystery that has long puzzled scientists in the field: Why do metastatic cells, which can proliferate in many organs, nearly always fail to grow in skeletal muscles, which account for as much as half the body mass of an adult?

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‘He transformed my life’: A cancer doctor’s work comes full circle

The impact of Dr. Oliver Press, pioneering researcher, beloved physician and influential mentor

May 1, 2017 | by Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service

Once a boy with an obsession for animals, he's now a doctor and researcher known around the world for his dedication to saving patients' lives. (And he's still obsessed with animals.) Meet Dr. Oliver Press.

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Good News at Fred Hutch

Celebrating faculty and staff achievements

April 20, 2017

Dr. Glenda Gray among Time magazine’s ‘100 most influential’; Fred Hutch license plates coming soon; UW establishes Dr. Oliver W. Press Distinguished MSTP Alumnus Award; and Dr. Vivian Oehler receives ASH Bridge Grant for leukemia research.

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Good News at Fred Hutch

Celebrating faculty and staff achievements

March 17, 2017

Dr. Damian Green awarded $3.2 million to test radioimmunotherapy for multiple myeloma; CVS Health Foundation teams up with Fred Hutch and SCCA to help cancer patients kick the habit; Dr. Nancy Davidson elected to 2017 Class of Fellows of AACR Academy; and Dr. Lee Hartwell receives Research!America award

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Good News at Fred Hutch

Celebrating faculty and staff achievements

March 9, 2017

International Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Foundation honors Dr. Jerald Radich; Dr. Oliver Press named 2017 Leader in Health Care by Seattle Business Magazine; Study finds multiple viruses can add up to worse outcomes for transplant patients.

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