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From building toys to developing cures

At 80, transplant scientist Dr. Rainer Storb can't stop tinkering with — and solving — medical puzzles

Dec. 21, 2015 | By Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service

Dr. Rainer Storb loves seeing and catching up with his former patients - men and women saved by his own research. He's 80 with big research goals still ahead.

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Women belong in science: Striving for gender parity at Fred Hutch

A commentary by Fred Hutch's President and Director

Dec. 17, 2015 | By Dr. Gary Gilliland

Fred Hutch President and Director shares his views on the importance of women in science in an op-ed, originally published by the Association of American Cancer Institutes.

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'A real sense of urgency'

Hutch Holiday Gala draws more than $6.6 million in donations for scientific research on event's 40th anniversary

Dec. 7, 2015 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Nearly 800 people gathered at the Sheraton Seattle to show their support for Fred Hutch and its lifesaving scientific research, bringing in more than $6.6 million during the evening.

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Good News at Fred Hutch

Public health researchers get $4 million grant to study aggressive type of colorectal cancer; Core Center of Hematology designated as national core resource

July 30, 2015 | By Fred Hutch staff

Newcomb team gets over $4 million grant to investigate aggressive, understudied type of colorectal cancer; Core Center of Hematology designated as national core resource

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'We look for that spark'

Summer high school internship program inspires students from backgrounds often underrepresented in science

June 30, 2015 | By Megan Herndon / Fred Hutch News Service

More than 20 rising high school seniors are participating in Fred Hutch's summer science internship program, which is geared toward, but not limited to, students from racial, ethnic and economic backgrounds often underrepresented in science.

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Boosting women in STEM, ‘one girl at a time’

Sen. Patty Murray talks about women in science with Fred Hutch interns and researchers

April 2, 2015 | By Dr. Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service

U.S. democratic Sen. Patty Murray visited Fred Hutch yesterday to discuss the importance of women in science, technology, education and math, or STEM, with some female scientists and students.

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