At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, our commitment
and passion lie in what we strive to reach: the elimination
of cancer and related diseases as causes of human suffering and death. This is an ambitious goal, one that demands hard work, scientific excellence and breakthrough creativity. To accomplish this, we have attracted some of the world’s greatest minds—scientists who are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier when cure rates are highest, developing effective treatments with fewer side effects, and learning how to prevent cancers from starting. Spanning all scientific disciplines, our researchers have contributed much to advance medical science. Your support has been essential to this progress—progress that will save millions from the suffering caused by cancer and disease.
2010 Annual Report (pdf)